2005 Update of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Practice Guideline Recommendations for Colorectal Cancer Surveillance: Guideline Summary

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2005 Update of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Practice Guideline Recommendations for Colorectal Cancer Surveillance: Guideline Summary

Description

This tool summarizes the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) 2005 practice guideline update for followup after primary therapy for stage II or III colorectal cancer.

This guideline summary addresses the following topics:

  • Updated 2005 recommendations
    • Imaging procedures
    • Endoscopic surveillance techniques
    • History and physical examination and risk assessment
    • Laboratory tests
  • Discussion
  • Methodology

Developer:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Funding Sources:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

History

Release Date: 2005
Original Summary: April 2006
Last Updated: 04/10/13

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