Quality of life in geriatric oncology--An evaluation of standard questionnaires in elderly men with urological malignancies.


Quality of life (QOL) is a critical issue in elderly patients with cancer. In the geriatric population, cancer is often associated with other chronic conditions possibly affecting QOL. This prospective study aimed to evaluate the validity of two QOL questionnaires, EORTC QLQ-C30 and SF-36, in older cancer patients. Seventy-two of 87 male patients with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.critrevonc.2010.02.008