Stratified guidelines emphasize optimal detection methods and treatments of colorectal cancer.
A report on pilot groups’ use and evaluation of a PROMS tool for patients who underwent surgical treatment for colorectal cancer showed unmet needs in several domains.
According to researchers, patients diagnosed with a mental health disorder following colorectal cancer diagnosis have an increased risk of death.
Some patients with colorectal cancer are more likely to have disease characterized by a high frequency of mutations, microsatellite instability, and strong immune activation.
Most patients are diagnosed at advanced stages of disease, report waiting months before seeing doctor.