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Journal of Geriatric Oncology

is an international, multidisciplinary journal which is focused on advancing research in the

treatment and survivorship issues of older adults with cancer, as well as literature relevant to education and policy development

in geriatric oncology.


Journal of Geriatric Oncology

publishes original research articles, review articles, clinical trials, treatment guidelines, short

communications and letters to the editor which comment on previously published work.


Journal of Geriatric Oncology

is the official journal of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG).

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