Colorectal cancer screening, version 1.2015: Featured updates to the NCCN guidelines

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Abstract

  • © JNCCN - Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. The NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines) for Colorectal Cancer Screening provide recommendations for selecting individuals for colorectal cancer screening, and for evaluation and follow-up of colon polyps. These NCCN Guidelines Insights summarize major discussion points of the 2015 NCCN Colorectal Cancer Screening panel meeting. Major discussion topics this year were the state of evidence for CT colonography and stool DNA testing, bowel preparation procedures for colonoscopy, and guidelines for patients with a positive family history of colorectal cancer.
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    Author List

  • Provenzale D; Jasperson K; Ahnen DJ; Aslanian H; Bray T; Cannon JA; David DS; Early DS; Erwin D; Ford JM
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  • 959
  • End Page

  • 968
  • Volume

  • 13
  • Issue

  • 8