NCCN Patient Initiatives
Colon, Non-Small Cell Lung, Ovarian, Pancreatic, and Prostate
Cancers and Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Malignant Pleural
Mesothelioma, Melanoma, and Multiple Myeloma. In addition
to the disease-specific treatment guidelines listed above,
NCCN has developed new patient guidelines for Lung Cancer
Screening and is committed to developing a comprehensive
library with support from the NCCN Foundation.
Select NCCN Guidelines for Patients
are available in
print format. Print copies can be requested via e-mail at
and are shipped free of charge.
NCCN Guidelines for Patients
NCCN aims to provide people with cancer and the general
public state-of-the-art cancer treatment information in easy-
to-understand language. The NCCN Guidelines for Patients
translations of the NCCN Guidelines, are meant to help patients
with cancer talk with their physicians about the best treatment
options. These guidelines do not replace the expertise and
clinical judgment of the physician.
Available for free, online via NCCN.org and NCCN.com,
the flip-book program allows for a user-friendly viewing
of the NCCN Guidelines for Patients
in electronic format
with added functionality, including an interactive table of
contents and the ability to perform keyword searches,
zoom, print, download, share, and add bookmarks.
NCCN is pleased to offer 11 NCCN Guidelines for Patients
10 of which are for the following types of cancer: Breast,