By Lodovico Balducci, Martine Extermann

Biological foundation of Geriatric Oncology highlights learn matters which are particular to geriatric oncology within the box of carcinogenesis and melanoma prevention and remedy, in line with the biologic interactions of melanoma and age. It illustrates the advantage of the rules of geriatrics within the administration of melanoma within the older individual.

This quantity offers a body of reference for practicioners of any specialties taken with the administration of older sufferers and for oncologists concerned with the administration of melanoma of older members. it's a resource for uncomplicated and scientific scientists exploring the interactions and rising details of melanoma and aging.

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