Table 1: Preoperative assessment of cancer in the elderly (PACE): a comprehensive assessment of underlying characteristics of elderly cancer patients prior to elective surgery.

First authorName of testAbbreviation[Ref]

SatarianoSatariano’s modified index of comorbiditiesSIC[31]
Folstein Mini-mental stateMMS[32]
KatzActivities of daily livingADL[33]
LawtonInstrumental activities of daily livingIADL[34]
YesavageGeriatric depression scaleGDS[35]
MendozaBrief fatigue inventoryBFI[36]
OkenECOG performance statusPS[37]
ASAAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists’ gradeASA[38, 39]