Pancreatic adenocarcinoma: Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology

Margaret A. Tempero, Stephen Behrman, Edgar Ben-Josef, Al B. Benson, John L. Cameron, Ephraim S. Casper, John P. Hoffman, Richard C. Karl, Paula Kim, Wui Jin Koh, Boris W. Kuvshinoff, W. Scott Melvin, Peter Muscarella, Aaron R. Sasson, Stephen Shibata, Dennis C. Shrieve, Mark S. Talamonti, Douglas S. Tyler, Selwyn M. Vickers, Robert S. WarrenChristopher Willett, Robert A. Wolff

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Abstract

Overall, in view of the poor outcome of patients with all stages of pancreatic cancer, the NCCN Panel recommends that investigational options be considered in all phases of disease management. For patients with advanced disease, supportive care may be considered in accordance with the NCCN Palliative Care Guidelines (for the most up-to-date version of this and other guidelines, please visit http://www.nccn.org).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)598-626
Number of pages29
JournalJNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Volume3
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2005

Keywords

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Ductal carcinoma
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
  • Gemcitabine
  • NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Pancreas
  • Ultrasonography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology

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    Tempero, M. A., Behrman, S., Ben-Josef, E., Benson, A. B., Cameron, J. L., Casper, E. S., Hoffman, J. P., Karl, R. C., Kim, P., Koh, W. J., Kuvshinoff, B. W., Melvin, W. S., Muscarella, P., Sasson, A. R., Shibata, S., Shrieve, D. C., Talamonti, M. S., Tyler, D. S., Vickers, S. M., ... Wolff, R. A. (2005). Pancreatic adenocarcinoma: Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology. JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 3(5), 598-626. https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2005.0035