Kelly Merriman, MPH, PhD, CTR will focus on how cancer registrars use the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 8th Edition as a reference. She will address rules and items associated with AJCC staging, including coding, grade, Site-Specific Data Items, and treatment codes for lung.
- Discuss the implications of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual 8th Edition to registrar case abstracting.
- Address registry data collection items associated with 8th Edition staging.
- Demonstrate the application of the new rules to the specific site.
|Activity Number||Credit Amount||Accreditation Period|
|2018-170||1 CE||from November 19, 2018|