The AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 8th Edition, and Cancer Protocols: Changes to Staging and Implications for Pathology - On Demand


This activity is intended for pathologists and residents.

Credit Type: Not Applicable
Length: 1 hour
Launch Date: February 13, 2018
Expiration Date: February 12, 2020 12:00 AM (ET)
Pricing: N/A
MOC Category: Medical Knowledge, Patient Care
Description

With the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) release in 2016 of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 8th edition, extensive modifications to the CAP cancer protocols are required to allow pathologists to report the new 8th edition staging starting January 1, 2018. Faculty will present the vision, mission, and high concepts behind the AJCC 8th edition staging design. Additionally, faculty will provide an overview of the ways that the CAP is developing design and content modifications to the CAP cancer protocols and electronic Cancer Checklists (eCCs) to allow for changing staging elements, as well as adding additional guidance for the usage of the protocols for patient care and for accreditation purposes.

The presenters for this webinar are Mahul B. Amin, MD, FCAP and Thomas P. Baker, MD, FCAP.

Availability
This activity is available February 13, 2018, and will expire on February 12, 2020, at 12:00 AM (ET).

CC: STRDT121417F.2018


Type:     Learner-Pace Activity
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