Through the AGA Roadmap to the Future of GI Practice, AGA offers this Colorectal Cancer Clinical Service Line to support high-quality patient care.
In the U.S., colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer diagnosed among men and women and the second leading cause of death from cancer. CRC largely can be prevented by the detection and removal of adenomatous polyps.
Diagnosis and Management of Lynch Syndrome
Oct. 19, 2015
Managing CRC Risk in IBD Patients
April 16, 2015
March 26, 2015
DDSEP 8 - Complete
June 1, 2016
2016-2017 GI Resource Catalog
April 26, 2016
DDSEP 8 - Chapter 14 - Gastrointestinal Cancers
April 12, 2016
USPSTF CRC Guidelines Are Incomplete
June 23, 2016
Dr. Shaukat Receives AGA Young Investigator Award
May 22, 2016
Manage Your Practice
Manage your practice with useful resources and practice improvement tools including CPT, HCPCS, ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes that are commonly used for GI procedures.
Measure Your quality
Several mechanisms are available for capturing quality data related to the screening and care of patients.
Educate Your Patients
Materials include AGA guides and videos to help your patients better understand their condition and facilitate doctor-patient discussions.
In this video from AGA, Dr. Joanne A. P. Wilson explains to your patients what they can expect before, during and after a colonoscopy:
AGA Roadmap to the Future of GI