• Sunil K. Sahai
  • Ellen F. Manzullo


Cancer care has evolved on many levels, from inpatient single-agent chemotherapy administered by an oncologist to multimodality treatment delivered in various settings using various routes using various modes of delivery. Since surgical resection plays a major role in treating cancer, a comprehensive preoperative evaluation is warranted, especially in those patients with numerous medical problems.


Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Venous Thromboembolism Inferior Vena Cava Filter Vena Cava Filter Revise Cardiac Risk Index 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of General Internal MedicineThe University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA

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