Colorectal Cancer Surveillance: 2005 Update, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2005 Guideline Update Slide Set

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Colorectal Cancer Surveillance: 2005 Update, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2005 Guideline Update Slide Set

Description

This slideshow summarizes the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO’s) guidelines for the surveillance of patients following treatment for stage II or III colorectal cancer.

This slideshow presents information in the following categories:

  • Background
  • Benefits from the resection of metastatic colorectal cancer
  • Guideline methodology
  • 2005 categories of recommendations for colorectal cancer surveillance
    • History and physical and risk assessment
    • Laboratory tests
    • Imaging procedures
    • Qualifications to computed tomography (CT) recommendation
    • Endoscopic surveillance techniques
    • Laboratory-derived prognostic and predictive factors
  • Summary

Developer:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Funding Sources:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

History

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

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