Differences in the therapeutic approach to colorectal cancer in young and elderly patients.


PURPOSE To analyze differences in the therapeutic approach to and tumor-related mortality of young and elderly colorectal cancer (CRC) patients. PATIENTS AND METHODS This was a descriptive study of a retrospective cohort, based on administrative databases, of all patients with CRC diagnosed or treated in our institution. We extracted data on… (More)
DOI: 10.1634/theoncologist.2012-0060


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