Patient Priorities Should be Paramount when Measuring Quality in Cancer Care According to Panelists at NCCN Policy Summit
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) hosted a policy summit at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, addressing how to define, measure, and apply quality in cancer care.
12-Sep-2019 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Blood Cancer Experts Discuss Latest Treatment Innovations at NCCN 2019 Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies™
World-renowned experts on blood cancers are meeting in San Francisco on September 27-28, to learn about new, practice-changing strategies to manage patients with hematologic malignancies, at the NCCN 2019 Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies™...
10-Sep-2019 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites
International Collaboration to Improve Cancer Care in Sub-Saharan Africa Announces Management of Most Adult Cancers Covered by NCCN Harmonized Guidelines
A collaborative project from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®), the African Cancer Coalition (ACC), the American Cancer Society (ACS), and others to improve cancer outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa enters a new phase in Addis Ababa,...
27-Aug-2019 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites
NCCN Updates Spanish Adaptations of NCCN Guidelines to Enable Better Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment in Spain
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) has begun publishing updated versions of cancer care guidelines adapted for Spanish cancer care providers, in collaboration with the Excellence and Quality in Oncology (ECO) Foundation.
20-Aug-2019 7:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Maintaining Full Doses of Chemotherapy Can Be Key for Breast Cancer Survival, According to New Research in JNCCN
Study in JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, finds early dose reduction of adjuvant FEC-D chemotherapy negatively impacts overall survival rates for women with intermediate- or high-risk breast cancer.
19-Aug-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
New NCCN Guidelines Are First to Address Small Intestine Cancers; Updates Highlight Developments in Genetic Testing and Hereditary Risk for Colon and Other Intestinal Cancers
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) publishes new NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) for Small Bowel Adenocarcinoma (SBA). Updated NCCN Guidelines for Genetic/Familial Risk Assessment: Colorectal...
1-Aug-2019 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers Find Simple Way to Predict and Prevent Dangerous Blood Clots in Patients Treated for Multiple Myeloma
New research in JNCCN from the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research (HICOR) within the Fred Hutch/University of Washington Cancer Consortium—part of the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance—identifies a simple way to help cancer doctors...
18-Jul-2019 9:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites
National Comprehensive Cancer Network Convenes Summit to Address Evolving Role of State Health Policy in Cancer Care
NCCN Policy Summit: The State of Cancer Care in America: The Impact of State Policy on Access to High Quality Cancer Care looks at federal waivers, shifting regulatory authority, and other ways that state policy is having a growing impact on access...
27-Jun-2019 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
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