Focus on the person in an international conference: inclusiveness, cost, human values, and compassion

Research paper by Lodovico Balducci

Indexed on: 13 Feb '14Published on: 13 Feb '14Published in: Journal of Medicine and the Person


This year the American Society of Hematology had several presentations that involved individualized assessment of elderly patients. This was an important step toward personalized medicine encompassing the general population. This article reviews the most important aspects of this approach and the interesting discussion that followed