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NCCN Guidelines Raise Standards for Cancer Care Worldwide by Exceeding 10 Million Downloads in 2018 — Up 26% Over 2017

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) announced that the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) were downloaded more than 10 million times in 2018; marking a 26% increase over 2017.
11-Jan-2019 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers Suggest Current Methods for Reporting Toxicities in Cancer Clinical Trials are Falling Short

Findings published in JNCCN-Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network examine the differences between patient- and clinician-reported outcomes; recommend a greater focus on the cumulative effect of multiple low-level toxicities.
18-Dec-2018 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NCCN Patient Advocacy Summit Examines Disparities in Cancer Care and Explores Solutions

Advocates, patients, providers, and other experts examine disparities and explore solution at the NCCN Patient Advocacy Summit on Equity in Cancer Care
10-Dec-2018 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

NCCN Oncology Research Program Awarded $2 Million from Lilly to Study Mechanisms of Resistance to CDK4 & 6 Inhibitors in Breast Cancer Treatment

NCCN Oncology Research Program Awarded $2 Million from Lilly to Study Mechanisms of Resistance to CDK4 & 6 Inhibitors in Breast Cancer Treatment
3-Dec-2018 10:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

National Comprehensive Cancer Network Announces Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania as New Member Institution

The Abramson Cancer Center joins 27 other leading academic cancer centers from across the United States in creating the most frequently updated cancer care guidelines worldwide, as an NCCN Member Institution.
19-Nov-2018 10:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

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New Guidelines from NCCN Help People with Mouth Cancers Understand Treatment Options

NCCN Guidelines for Patients®: Oral Cancers provides information about mouth cancers for patients and caregivers.
16-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Latino Men are Much Less Likely to Receive Optimal Treatment for High Risk Prostate Cancer than White Men, According to New Research in JNCCN

New research published in JNCCN-Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network found Latino men were 21% less likely to receive definitive treatment compared to non-Latino white men, with significant differences for younger patients, the...
14-Nov-2018 4:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

Precision Medicine Leader Syapse to Utilize NCCN Biomarkers Compendium for Clinical Care

New agreement between National Comprehensive Cancer Network and Syapse will augment health information technology around precision medicine and biomarkers in cancer care
1-Nov-2018 9:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®), a not-for-profit alliance of 27 leading cancer centers devoted to patient care, research, and education, is dedicated to improving the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of cancer care so that patients can live better lives. Through the leadership and expertise of clinical professionals at NCCN Member Institutions, NCCN develops resources that present valuable information to the numerous stakeholders in the health care delivery system. As the arbiter of high-quality cancer care, NCCN promotes the importance of continuous quality improvement and recognizes the significance of creating clinical practice guidelines appropriate for use by patients, clinicians, and other health care decision-makers.

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