From Clinical Trials to Practice: Anticipating and Overcoming Challenges in Implementing Watch-and-Wait for Rectal Cancer

From Clinical Trials to Practice: Anticipating and Overcoming Challenges in Implementing Watch-and-Wait for Rectal Cancer

As screening leads to early diagnosis, practice evolves to provide better patient outcomes.  This review article by Loria et al. outlines both the rationale and outcomes of the ‘wait and watch approach’ in early rectal cancer.  It explores the current status in the context of neoadjuvant therapy and cCR, organ preservation, QoL and personalised patient care, within the context of healthcare policies.

READ THE ARTICLE – https://ascopubs.org/doi/10.1200/JCO.23.01369

 

 

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