Geriatric conditions and treatment burden following diagnosis of non-muscle- invasive bladder cancer in older adults: A population-based analysis


Introduction: Treatment burden is emerging as an important patient-centered outcome for older adults with cancer who concurrently manage geriatric conditions. Our objective was to evaluate the contribution of geriatric conditions to treatment burden in older adults with non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC). Methods: We identified 73,395 Medicare beneficiaries age 66+ diagnosed with NMIBC (Stage

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Journal of Geriatric Oncology