2013

Colorectal Cancer in the Elderly

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ISBN: 978-3-642-29882-0 (Print) 978-3-642-29883-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-8

    The Normal Physiology of Aging

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    Pages 9-18

    Screening, Diagnosis, and Investigations for Colorectal Cancer in the Elderly

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    Pages 19-31

    Risk Stratification for Elderly Surgery

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    Pages 33-45

    Rational Approach to Cancer in the Elderly

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    Pages 47-55

    Surgical Considerations Prior to Colorectal Cancer Surgery

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    Pages 57-71

    Psychosocial Considerations Prior to Surgery

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    Pages 73-81

    Prehabilitation

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    Pages 83-92

    Transdisciplinary Care for Elderly Surgical Patients

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    Pages 93-99

    Anesthesia and Intraoperative Care of Elderly Surgery Patients

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    Pages 101-110

    Minimally Invasive Surgery for Colorectal Cancer in the Elderly Patients

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    Pages 111-120

    Truths and Myths of Postoperative Care for the Elderly

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    Pages 121-140

    Nursing Care of the Elderly Surgical Patients

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    Pages 141-150

    Returning to Premorbid Function After Colorectal Surgery in the Elderly

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    Pages 151-157

    Perioperative Urinary Problems in Older Surgical Patients

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    Pages 159-182

    Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Senior Patients After Resection of Colon Cancer

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    Pages 183-199

    Palliative Care for the Elderly with Colorectal Cancer

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 201-206