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Nutritional care of older people 

Nutritional care of older people
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Nutritional care of older people
Author(s):

Jane Hopkinson

and Christopher Bailey

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550197.003.0032
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date: 22 September 2019

Chapter 32 considers whether age is an important consideration in the management of cancer–cachexia syndrome (CCS), and is written by nurses with clinical experience in the rehabilitation of elderly people, cancer care, and the conduct of research with older people with cancer. The issues raised are relevant to the practice of all members of the multidisciplinary cancer care team.

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