Last updated on November 2019

Registry of Older Patients With Cancer


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Multiple Myeloma and Plasma Cell Neoplasm | Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative Neoplasms | Lymphoproliferative Disorder | Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor | leukemia | Protocol Specific | MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROME | Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders | Lymphoma | Preleukemia | Cognitive/Functional Effects
  • Age: Between 65 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Patients must have an appointment at the North Carolina Cancer Hospital and agree to complete the Geriatric Assessment NOTE: Not all patients included in the registry will ultimately be diagnosed with cancer. Patients who complete a GA and are not diagnosed with cancer will remain in the database, but will be categorized into a separate group and will not have their medical records accessed.

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Able to read and speak English

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

  • Not specified

Recruitment Status: Open


Brief Description Eligibility Contact Research Team


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