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American College of Physicians ups A1c limit to 8%
New NCCN guidelines seek to reduce unnecessary, deadly cancer care gaps
Detailed procedures aim to protect patients from promising treatment’s toxicities
Dual testing no longer needed; screening interval can be up to 5 years
Simplified tables from American Academy of Pediatrics likely to raise detection rates
Medically supervised withdrawal is an option, but not the first one
Surgery did not improve mortality outcomes in patients with localized disease
Controversies are critiqued and data-derived recommendations are proposed
Definition of the disease becomes more precise
Availability of agents will alleviate lengthy negotiation process