Cancer refers to the unusual growth of cells at a particular spot. After a certain time that growth is converted to tumor and the tumor takes the place of cancer. The tumor that occurs to the older people is known as geriatric cancer. Nit specifically occurs to older generation. The kids and young adults remain unaffected. Geriatric cancer or geriatric oncology is a branch of medicine that is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of cancer in the elderly of age 65 and older. This study incorporates the special needs of the elderly into the treatment of cancer.
Scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting novel research. There are thousands of scientific journals in publication, and many more have been published at various points in the past. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Scientific journals contain articles that are peer reviewed, to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity.
Last date updated on June, 2014