The many challenges of treating elderly glioblastoma patients

Martin van den Bent, Jacoline Bromberg

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Abstract

Treatment of older patients with glioblastoma must take into account reduced treatment benefits and increased treatment-related toxicity, as this group of frail patients has a particularly poor prognosis. A new systematic review provides guidance for treating elderly patients, but decision-making in clinical practice faces many challenges.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)374-+
JournalNature Reviews Neurology
Volume11
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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