Cancer Pain Management Considerations in Older Adults.

Affiliation

Florida Cancer Specialists and Research Institute, Fort Myers, FL. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To address the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of aging and its impact on the complexities of pain management in older adults with cancer. To describe assessment and nursing strategies for individualized care and side effect management DATA SOURCES: Peer-reviewed articles.

Keywords

Cancer pain management,Older adults,Pain assessment,Palliative care,

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