Fertility Preservation in People Treated for Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Clinical Practice Guideline Slide Set

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Fertility Preservation in People Treated for Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Clinical Practice Guideline Slide Set

Description

This slideshow presents a summary of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) guidelines for fertility preservation in people treated for cancer.

This slideshow addresses the following topics:
  • Guideline methodology
  • Background
  • Guideline questions
    • Are cancer patients interested in interventions to preserve fertility?
    • What is the quality of evidence supporting current and forthcoming options for preservation of fertility in males?
    • What is the quality of evidence supporting current and forthcoming options for preservation of fertility in females?
    • What is the role of the oncologist in advising patients about fertility preservation options?
  • Summary of fertility preservation options in males
  • Summary of fertility preservation options in females
  • Conclusions

Developer:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Funding Sources:

American Society of Clinical Oncology

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: July 2007
Last Updated: 04/10/13

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