David P. Winchester, MD | Authors

Articles

Understanding the Kinetics of Cancer: Implications from Prevention to Prognostication

January 15, 2011

The choices that patients and clinicians make when dealing with cancer are dictated by time, whether they are arranging for screening mammography and colonoscopy, compiling treatment plans, or determining follow-up intervals and the age of freedom from follow-up.

Society of Surgical Oncology Practice Guidelines: Introductory Remarks

September 01, 1997

Thousands of practice guidelines/practice parameters have been published by various professional organizations. The American Medical Association,[1] American College of Physicians,[2,3] and others[4-6] have written extensively about

SSO Practice Guidelines: Introductory Remarks

August 01, 1997

Thousands of practice guidelines/practice parameters have been published by various professional organizations. The American Medical Association,[1] American College of Physicians,[2,3] and others[4-6] have written extensively about

SGO Practice Guidelines: Introductory Remarks

July 01, 1997

Thousands of practice guidelines/practice parameters have been published by various professional organizations. The American Medical Association,[1] American College of Physicians,[2,3] and others[4-6] have written extensively about

SSO Practice Guidelines: Introductory Remarks

June 01, 1997

The Agency for Health Care Policy and Research established a forum for quality and effectiveness in health care under which practice guidelines were to be evaluated. The groups involved in this forum turned to the Institute of Medicine to evaluate the