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Guideline Recommendations for HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer: Summary Slide Set


Description

This slideshow presentation summarizes the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)/College of American Pathologists (CAP) Guideline Recommendations for Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 (HER2) Testing in Breast Cancer.

This slideshow contains 25 slides and is organized into the following sections:

  • Introduction
  • Guideline methodology
  • Background
  • Guideline questions
  • Optimal testing algorithm for the assessment of HER2 status
  • Optimal performance, interpretation, and reporting
  • Additional ASCO/CAP resources
Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at: http://www.asco.org/sites/default/files/her2_slides_5.28.08.pdf (If you don't have the software to open this PDF, download free Adobe Acrobat ReaderĀ® software External Web Site Policy.)

Developer

American Society of Clinical Oncology; College of American Pathologists

Funding Sources

American Society of Clinical Oncology; College of American Pathologists


QualityTool Topic

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Links to National Guideline Clearinghouse or National Quality Measures Clearinghouse:

This tool is derived from the following guideline in the National Guideline Clearinghouse: Guideline Recommendations for HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer: Summary Slide Set:
http://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?doc_id=10384

History

  • Release Date: 12/2006
  • Original Summary: 06/2007
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Last updated: April 10, 2013.