Expert Point of View: Joshua A. Jones, MD, MA


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Joshua A. Jones, MD, MA

Joshua A. Jones, MD, MA

“AS A SOCIETY, we often think about the value of cancer treatments in terms of survival, but for older patients, we need to look beyond that. Geriatric assessments are clearly an effective tool to help us treat the whole patient. It’s a conversation starter that informs and empowers both patients and oncologists as we make decisions about their cancer care and overall health care together,” said ASCO Expert Joshua A. Jones, MD, MA. ■

DISCLOSURE: Dr. Jones reported no conflicts of interest. 


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