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American Cancer Society Revises Cancer Screening Guideline Process; UNC scientists are report co-authors
by maryruth.helms published Dec 13, 2011 last modified Dec 13, 2011 04:15 PM — filed under: , ,
ATLANTA –December 13, 2011– The American Cancer Society has revised its guideline formation process to achieve greater transparency, consistency, and rigor in creating guidance about cancer screening. The new methods align with new principles from the Institutes of Medicine (IOM) by creating a single generalist group for writing the guidelines, commissioning systematic evidence reviews, and clearly articulating the benefits, limitations, and harms associated with cancer screening tests. The new process is outlined in a Special Communication in the December 14, 2011 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
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