Upcoming CAP Guidelines

 

Background

The CAP's Pathology and Laboratory Quality Center has several guidelines in various stages of the Guideline Development Process. Learn more about the upcoming evidence-based guidelines that follow the National Academy of Medicine's Guideline Principles.

Evidence-Based Guidelines

Topic

Status

Appropriate Collection and Handling of Thoracic Specimens for Laboratory Testing

Research and Review

ASCO/CAP Recommendations for Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 Testing in Breast Cancer

Review and Approve

ASCO/CAP Guideline Recommendations for Immunohistochemical Testing of Estrogen and Progesterone Recepto rs in Breast Cancer

Reaffirmation – In Progress

ASCP/CAP/ASH Requirements for Laboratory Workup of Lymphoma Guideline

Research and Review

CAP/IASLC/AMP Update to Molecular Testing for Selection of Lung Cancer Patients

(Updating 2013 publication)

Pending Publication

Checkpoint Inhibitor Testing in Body Sites Other Than Lung

Determine Scope and Form Panel

Diagnostic Testing for Diffuse Gliomas

Research and Review

HPV Testing in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pending Publication

Laboratory Work-up and Initial Diagnosis of Monoclonal Gammopathies

Determine Scope and Form Panel

PD-L1 Lung Tumors

Determine Scope and Form Panel

Quantitative Image Analysis for Immunohistochemistry

Review and Approve
 

Learn More

Read how we develop evidence-based guidelines and view current guidelines.