Geriatric Oncology

When Mar 23, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Where Manchester
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This multidisciplinary study day will raise awareness of geriatric oncology conditions, increase confidence in assessing older patients and identify how co-morbidities, frailty and geriatric syndromes may impact on cancer treatment.

Topics covered

  • Treatment options
  • Frailty
  • Long term complications & recurrence
  • Living with and beyond cancer
  • Multi-disciplinary approach
  • Dementia
  • Patient centred research
  • Ageing demographic of patients

Aim/objectives

This event will raise awareness of geriatric oncology conditions and treatment options and develop a forum for multi professional groups to discuss and share knowledge and best practice. Attendees will feel more confident in assessing older patients and understand how to manage co-morbidities and other issues affecting older patients Intended Audience.

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