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

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Early Detection of Cancer

abstract

  • 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.

authors

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 26285241

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 959

end page

  • 68; quiz 968

volume

  • 13

number

  • 8