Myopenia and Mechanisms of Chemotherapy Toxicity in Older Adults With Colorectal Cancer

This study will examine the association between low muscle mass (myopenia) at diagnosis and chemotherapy toxicity in older adults with newly diagnosed advanced colorectal cancer.

Intervention

Condition

Colorectal Cancer, Sarcopenia

Investigators

Grant R Williams, MD, Gregory A. Masters, Bryan A. Faller, Thomas E. Lad, Suparna Mantha, Jay W. Carlson, Deborah W. Wilbur, Robert J. Behrens, Raed Al-Rajabi, Philip J. Stella, Kathleen J. Yost, Preston D. Steen, Pamala A. Pawloski, Glenn J. Lesser, Timothy D. Moore, Howard M. Gross, Raghava Reddy Levaka Veera, Jeffrey K. Giguere, James D. Bearden, Anthony J. Jaslowski, Marcus S. Noel, James E. Radford, Demet Gokalp Yasar, Mindie M. Kavanaugh

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