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Outlines the American Cancer Society’s new guidelines for colorectal cancer screening in patients younger than 50 years old and describes the rationale for developing the new recommendations.
The American Cancer Society is observing its 100th anniversary in 2013. Throughout their shared 100-year history, the American College of Surgeons and the American Cancer Society have collaborated on many programs, including the establishment of what are now known as the Commission on Cancer and the American Joint Committee on Cancer. The American Cancer Society will officially recognize its centennial on May 22.
The ACS and the American Cancer Society hosted the Surgical Health Care Quality Forum Georgia on December 12, 2012, the eleventh in a series of national discussions on how quality improvement efforts enhance surgical patient safety and reduce costs.
When we talk about medical history, we often focus on the way events unfolded, but never really think deeply about why they happened.