NCCN Guidelines® Insights - Colorectal Cancer Screening, Version 1.2015
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.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, nurses, and pharmacists involved in the management of patients with cancer.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Integrate into professional practice the updates to the NCCN Guidelines for Colorectal Cancer Screening
- Describe the rationale behind the decision-making process for developing the NCCN Guidelines for Colorectal Cancer Screening
- 1.00 Participation
- 1.00 Nurse
- 1.00 Pharmacist
- 1.00 Physician