Practice guidelines for tumor marker use in the clinic.

  title={Practice guidelines for tumor marker use in the clinic.},
  author={Catharine M. Sturgeon},
  journal={Clinical chemistry},
  volume={48 8},
BACKGROUND Increasing interest in implementing the practice of evidence-based medicine in oncology has encouraged the development of clinical guidelines, many of which include recommendations about the appropriate use of serum tumor markers. METHODS Recent national and international guidelines relating to the use of tumor markers in germ cell, colorectal, breast, ovarian, prostate, lung, neuroendocrine, and thyroid cancers were identified from the scientific literature and other sources and… CONTINUE READING

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