Skip to main content

Cancer in Elderly People: Workshop Proceedings

View Cover

Cancer in Elderly People

Workshop Proceedings (2007)
Purchase Options
Purchase Options MyNAP members save 10% online. Login or Register
Overview

Contributors

Description

A high proportion of cancer occurs primarily in older persons, and incidence of the major cancers is greater. This, combined with the expansion of an aging America, is bound to have far reaching effects on the nation's healthcare industry.

This summary of a workshop held in October 2006, reviews the various important implications of changing demographics and the cancer disease burden in the United States.

Topics

Suggested Citation

Institute of Medicine. 2007. Cancer in Elderly People: Workshop Proceedings. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/11869.

Import this citation to:

Publication Info

106 pages | 6 x 9
ISBNs:
  • Paperback: 978-0-309-10476-0
  • Ebook: 978-0-309-17964-5
DOI: https://doi.org/10.17226/11869
Contents

Table of Contents

skim chapter
Front Matter i-viii
1 Introduction 1-2
2 Prepared Presentations and Discussion 3-91
References 92-96
Appendix: Workshop 97-98
Rights

Copyright Information

The National Academies Press and the Transportation Research Board have partnered with Copyright Clearance Center to offer a variety of options for reusing our content. You may request permission to:

  • Republish or display in another publication, presentation, or other media
  • Use in print or electronic course materials and dissertations
  • Share electronically via secure intranet or extranet
  • And more

For most Academic and Educational uses no royalties will be charged although you are required to obtain a license and comply with the license terms and conditions.

Click here to obtain permission for Cancer in Elderly People: Workshop Proceedings.

Translation and Other Rights

For information on how to request permission to translate our work and for any other rights related query please click here.

Copyright.com Customer Service

For questions about using the Copyright.com service, please contact:

Copyright Clearance Center
22 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
Tel (toll free): 855/239-3415 (select option 1)
E-mail: info@copyright.com
Web: https://www.copyright.com
Stats

Loading stats for Cancer in Elderly People: Workshop Proceedings...