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Regional differences in recommended cancer treatment for the elderly

Vivian Ho

Regional differences in recommended cancer treatment for the elderly.

By Vivian Ho, Meei-Hsiang Ku-Goto, Hui Zhao, Karen E. Hoffman, Benjamin D. Smith and Sharon H. Giordano

Little is known about regional variation in cancer treatment and its determinants. In this publication, authors compare rates of adherence to treatment guidelines for elderly patients across Texas and whether local specialist supply is an important determinant of treatment variation. BioMed Central: http://bit.ly/2arONH6