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Cytology Versus High-Risk HPV Testing for Follow-up of HPV-Positive Women Without CIN

Kristopher J. Kimball and Warner K. Huh

. Saraiya M Irwin KL Carlin L . Cervical cancer screening and management practices among providers in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP) . Cancer 2007 ; 110 : 1024 – 1032 .

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A New Beginning

Margaret Tempero

that really don’t need treatment can cause real harm. After discussing this concept with leadership here, I now find myself leading the Cancer Early Detection Initiative (CEDI) at UCSF. It’s exciting and scary at the same time. I will need every

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Message From the Chair of the NCCN Board of Directors

Thomas A. D’Amico

oncology, expanded with the release of the NCCN Guidelines for Lung Cancer Screening. These new guidelines provide guidance on how using effective screening tools for early detection can assist in the effort to decrease mortality rates for lung cancer, the

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NCCN News

Lymphomas Screening and Early Detection Prostate Cancer Supportive Care Hematopoietic Growth Factors Self-Care and Stress Management (Providers) Self-Care and Stress Management (Patients/Caregivers) NCCN remains committed to improving and facilitating

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Current Status of MRI and PET in the NCCN Guidelines for Prostate Cancer

Brandon R. Mason, James A. Eastham, Brian J. Davis, Lance A. Mynderse, Thomas J. Pugh, Richard J. Lee, and Joseph E. Ippolito

Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines) for Prostate Cancer Early Detection recommend that mpMRI may be considered in men with indications for biopsy (eg, elevated PSA) to reduce the number of men undergoing biopsy that will in turn reduce the

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Our Experience With Photodynamic Diagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy for Lung Cancer

Harubumi Kato

needed to manage them. “CT screening for early detection of peripheral lung cancer has been spreading out around the world, and the tiny cancers can be detected frequently by CT,” stated Dr. Kato. “As small-sized cancers showing pure GGO detected by CT

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Barriers to Treatment in Patients With Locally Advanced Breast Cancer

Laura Bourdeanu, Thehang Luu, Norma Baker, Suzanne Swain-Cabriales, Cathie T. Chung, Joanne Mortimer, Arti Hurria, Sandra Helton, David Smith, Betty Ferrell, Gloria Juarez, and George Somlo

In the United States, breast cancer will affect approximately 1 in 8 women, resulting in an estimated 132,340 new cases of invasive breast cancer and 39,620 deaths in 2013. 1 Despite efforts to improve early detection, too many patients still

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Ovarian Cancer Biomarkers: Current Options and Future Promise

Christine M. Coticchia, Jiang Yang, and Marsha A. Moses

Visintin I Lai Y . Serum protein markers for early detection of ovarian cancer . Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2005 ; 102 : 7677 – 7682 . 38. Visintin I Feng Z Longton G . Diagnostic markers for early detection of ovarian cancer . Clin Cancer

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trend.” Dr. Mohler, who has been a member of the NCCN Guidelines Panels for Prostate Cancer and Prostate Cancer Early Detection since 2005 and 2003, respectively, notes that life expectancy estimation for men with prostate cancer has had a

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Colorectal Cancer Screening, Version 1.2015

Dawn Provenzale, Kory Jasperson, Dennis J. Ahnen, Harry Aslanian, Travis Bray, Jamie A. Cannon, Donald S. David, Dayna S. Early, Deborah Erwin, James M. Ford, Francis M. Giardiello, Samir Gupta, Amy L. Halverson, Stanley R. Hamilton, Heather Hampel, Mohammad K. Ismail, Jason B. Klapman, David W. Larson, Audrey J. Lazenby, Patrick M. Lynch, Robert J. Mayer, Reid M. Ness, M. Sambasiva Rao, Scott E. Regenbogen, Moshe Shike, Gideon Steinbach, David Weinberg, Mary A. Dwyer, Deborah A. Freedman-Cass, and Susan Darlow

. 2 – 4 Hence, the goal of a CRC screening program is to reduce mortality through cancer prevention and early detection. Currently, the relative 5-year survival rate for patients with localized CRC is 90.5%, whereas for those with regional and distant