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Does Quality of Care Matter? A Study of Adherence to National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines for Patients with Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer

Monday, October 12, 2015

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Source Name: Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery


Daniela Molena, Benedetto Mungo, Miloslawa Stem, Amy K. Poupore, Sophia Y. Chen, Anne O. Lidor

This single institution study evaluated compliance with NCCN guidelines in the management of stage II-III esophageal cancer.  Overall compliance was 81%, and was related to younger age, white race, and higher education level.  Compliance was associated with improved survival.

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