Melanoma. Clinical practice guidelines in oncology.

  title={Melanoma. Clinical practice guidelines in oncology.},
  journal={Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN},
  volume={2 1},
  • Published 2004 in
    Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer…
It should be emphasized that these treatment practice guidelines are guidelines, not absolute recommendations for treatment. They represent an effort to distill and simplify an enormous body of knowledge and experience into fairly simple management algorithms. In general, treatment recommendations for primary tumors are based on better data than the recommendations for treating recurrent disease. Few, if any, firm recommendations can be made about more controversial issues such as the extent of… CONTINUE READING