{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Surveillance and Survivorship Care of Patients After Curative Treatment of Colon and Rectal Cancer

Activity Steps


The certificate for this activity is for PHYSICIANS.

Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Outline the components of a surveillance program for colon and rectal cancer
  2. Identify patient, as well as tumor-based factors to assess risk of recurrence
  3. Identify who amongst the patient operated on for colorectal cancer should be offered surveillance
  4. Discuss the components of a survivorship care plan
Price: $10.00


  • ACCME 1.5 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: DCR0521
Published: May 2021
Expires: 5/31/2024
Required Passing Score: 5/6 (83%)
Authors: Karin M. Hardiman, M.D., Ph.D.; Seth I. Felder, M.D.; Garrett Friedman, M.D.; John Migaly, M.D.; Ian M. Paquette, M.D. & Daniel L. Feingold, M.D.
Categories: Cancer , Surgical