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Evidence Based Clinical Recommendations

| NCCN Annual Report 2016

True Guidance:

NCCN Foundation



Patient Resources

The NCCN Foundation, founded by NCCN in 2010 to

empower people living with cancer and advance oncology

innovation, publishes a rapidly expanding library of patient

education resources, as well as funds promising young

investigators at the forefront of innovation in cancer


The library of NCCN Guidelines for Patients and NCCN

Quick Guide


sheets saw record growth in 2016, with

the publication of new resources for the following cancer


• Brain Cancer – Gliomas

• Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

• Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

• Follicular Lymphoma

• Mantle Cell Lymphoma

• Mycosis Fungoides

• Myelodysplastic Syndromes

• Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma

• Stomach Cancer

NCCN Foundation also published the first of its supportive

care resources, focusing on the treatment of nausea and

vomiting in patients being treated for cancer.

In addition to the new NCCN Guidelines for Patients

published in 2016, the NCCN Foundation’s library of patient

resources included treatment information for:

• Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

• Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer

• Breast Cancer

• Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia

• Colon Cancer

• Esophageal Cancer

• Hodgkin Lymphoma

• Kidney Cancer

• Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

• Lung Cancer Screening

• Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

• Melanoma

• Multiple Myeloma

• Ovarian Cancer

• Pancreatic Cancer

• Prostate Cancer

• Soft Tissue Sarcoma

“At NCCN, our mission is to improve the lives of patients

with cancer, and we are excited to be able to provide the

information that will help patients better understand this

common side effect of cancer treatment,” said Marcie R.

Reeder, MPH, Executive Director, NCCN Foundation.