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Cancer

  • Sunil K. Sahai
  • Ellen F. Manzullo
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Abstract

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.

Keywords

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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