ASCO Guidelines Wiki
Clinical Practice Guidelines
Guidelines, Provisional Clinical Opinions (PCOs), and Guideline Endorsements for practioners, outlining appropriate methods of treatment and care.
Most Recent Guidelines:
- Use of Pharmacologic Interventions for Breast Cancer Risk Reduction: American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Practice Guideline
- Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis and Treatment in Patients with Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology Practice Guideline Update
- Central Venous Catheter Care for the Patient With Cancer
- Antimicrobial Prophylaxis and Outpatient Management of Fever and Neutropenia in Adults Treated for Malignancy
Safe Chemotherapy Administration
ASCO and ONS have jointly published a set of voluntary chemotherapy safety standards for adult patients with cancer that cover the entire administration process, in both an inpatient and outpatient environment.
Beyond Skepticism for EHRs
Dr. Robert S. Miller, right, searches for meaning in the term "meaningful use" and says it is critical for oncologists to help make HIT a success as a way to improve patient safety and quality care in an Expert Editorial for ASCO Daily News. Read Article