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ACS Guidelines for Triage and Management of Elective Cancer Surgery Cases

20 Apr, 2020
The American College of Surgeons together with their Cancer programs published a list of statements for Elective surgery during the Acute and Recovery phases of the Covid-19 disease pandemic. There, they define the phases of the disease and how to manage all the oncologic surgery that must go forward depending on the infection stage. 

It has been developed by the leaders within the ACS Cancer Programs (American Joint Committee on Cancer, AJCC, Clinical Research Program (CRP), Commission on Cancer (COC), National Accreditation Program for Breast Cancer (NAPBC), National Accreditation for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC), and the Quality Integration Committee (QIC)). 

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