The International Adaptations of the NCCN Guidelines are developed by the host country's oncology thought leaders in conjunction with NCCN Guidelines Panel Members. Adapted NCCN Guidelines are developed to aid clinicians in determining appropriate and
effective avenues of care in the specified country or region.
Using the International Adaptations
Recommendations within the International Adaptations are represented as follows:
- Black Text: Recommendations that are applicable for the specific country/region.
- Italicized Blue Text: Regional modifications that are appropriate/feasible in the specific country/region.
- Gray Text with
Strikethrough: Recommendations that are not feasible or available in the specific country/region at this time.