Dr Robert Carlson Highlights Top NCCN Meeting Takeaway

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Guidelines may be successful historically, but the network isn't resting on its laurels, Robert Carlson, MD, chief executive officer, said at the NCCN 20th Annual Meeting.

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Guidelines may be successful historically, but the network isn't resting on its laurels, Robert Carlson, MD, chief executive officer, said at the NCCN 20th Annual Conference, which is taking place March 12-14 in Hollywood, Florida.

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Some of those changes include the addition of cost data to chemotherapy templates and resource stratification that will make availaible to all settings around the world to use.

"So I think that the real news is that really we're going to see a transformation in what clinical guidelines are," Dr Carlson said.