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Clinical practice guidelines for surveillance colonoscopy - in adenoma follow-up, following curative resection of colorectal cancer and for cancer surveillance in inflammatory bowel disease

Status: In development.

To be kept up-to-date about the launch of the revised guidelines or to retrieve an archival copy, please visit the Cancer Guidelines wiki.

Clinical practice guidelines for the prevention, early detection and management of colorectal cancer (CRC) 3rd edition (2017)

Published: 2017.

Status: This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last five years.

The Australian Government Department of Health commissioned and funded Cancer Council Australia to undertake the current revision and update of this guideline.

The guideline recommendations were approved by the Chief Executive Officer of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) on 27 October 2017 under section 14A of the National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992. In approving the guideline recommendations, NHMRC is satisfied that the guideline recommendations are systematically derived, based on the identification and synthesis of the best available scientific evidence, and developed for health professionals practising in an Australian health care setting.

Guidelines for the prevention, early detection and management of colorectal cancer: a guide for GPs

Published: 2008
Status: This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than five years ago. It may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice. To retrieve an achival copy, please contact guidelines@cancer.org.au

Familial aspects of bowel cancer: a guide for health professionals

Published: 2008
Status: This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than five years ago. It may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice. To retrieve an achival copy, please contact guidelines@cancer.org.au


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