Cancer Protocol Templates

 

CAP Cancer Protocol Templates provide guidelines for collecting the essential data elements for complete reporting of malignant tumors and optimal patient care.

The Cancer Biomarker Reporting Templates are intended to provide reporting guidance for commonly ordered biomarkers and are not currently required for accreditation purposes.

Current and previous cancer protocols and cancer biomarker reporting templates can be downloaded using the links in the table below.

Protocols

Breast
DCIS – Breast
Revised: December 18, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (601 KB)  |  Word (461 KB)  |  2012 Version (357 KB)
Invasive Breast
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (930 KB)  |  Word (1 MB)  |  2013 Version (2 MB)
Central Nervous System
Brain/Spinal Cord
Revised: December 2, 2014
Version: 3.1.0.1
PDF (273 KB)  |  Word (206 KB)  |  2013 Version (217 KB)
Endocrine
Adrenal Gland
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (858 KB)  |  Word (647 KB)  |  2012 Version (815 KB)
Appendix NET
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.1
PDF (774 KB)  |  Word (2.5 MB)  |  2012 Version (513 KB)
Colon NET
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.1
PDF (382 KB)  |  Word (266 KB)  |  2012 Version (512 KB)
RevisedPancreas (Endocrine)
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.3.0.1
PDF (2.8 MB)  |  Word (1.9 MB)  |  2016 Version (1.2 MB)
Small Intestine NET
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (395 KB)  |  Word (270 KB)  |  2012 Version (522 KB)
Stomach NET
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (582 KB)  |  Word (2.5 MB)  |  2012 Version (179 KB)
Thyroid
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (571 KB)  |  Word (918 KB)  |  2014 Version (2.4 MB)
Gastrointestinal
Ampulla of Vater
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (762 KB)  |  Word (972 KB)  |  2013 Version (739 KB)
Anus
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.1
PDF (778 KB)  |  Word (1.1 MB)  |  2012 Version (766 KB)
Appendix
Revised: Janaury 28, 2016
Version: 3.4.0.0
PDF (300 KB)  |  Word (105 KB)  |  2013 Version (173 KB)
Colon and Rectum
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.4.0.0
PDF (1.1 MB)  |  Word (2.3 MB)  |  2013 Version (2.5 MB)
RevisedDistal Extrahepatic
Bile Ducts

Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.6.0.0
PDF (1.1 MB)  |  Word (368 KB) |  2016 Version (416 KB)
Esophagus
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (590 KB)  |  Word (4 MB)  |  2013 Version (4.5 MB)
Gallbladder
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.1.0.2
PDF (967 KB)  |  Word (853 KB)  |  2012 Version (749 KB)
GIST
Revised: December 2, 2014
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (1.3 MB)  |  Word (274 KB)  |  2013 Version (1.6 MB)
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Revised: February 1, 2012
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (667 KB)  |  Word (907 KB)  |  2011 Version (378 KB)
Intrahepatic Bile Ducts
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.1.0.2
PDF (1 MB)  |  Word (2.8 MB)  |  2012 Version (840 KB)
RevisedPancreas (Exocrine)
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.4.0.0
PDF (1.4 MB)  |  Word (1.9 MB)  |  2016 Version (1.5 MB)
Perihilar Bile Ducts
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.1.0.2
PDF (870 KB)  |  Word (2.7 MB KB)  |  2012 Version (448 KB)
Small Intestine
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (1.3 MB)  |  Word (1.2 MB)  |  2012 Version (1 MB)
Stomach
Revised: June 11, 2014
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (2 MB)  |  Word (3.1 MB)  |  2013 Version (1.4 MB)
Genitourinary
Kidney
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (1.5 MB) | Word (408 KB) | 2012 Version (1.4 MB)
Penis
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (5.1 KB) | Word (4.1 MB) | 2012 Version (5 MB)
Prostate Gland
Revised: June 15, 2012
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (542 KB) | Word (284 KB) | 2011 Version (542 KB)
Testis
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (760 KB) | Word (693 KB) | 2012 Version (729 KB)
Ureter, Renal Pelvis
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.4.0.0
PDF (722 KB) | Word (306 KB) | 2012 Version (708 KB)
Urethra
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.1.0
PDF (183 KB) | Word (100 KB) | 2012 Version (185 KB)
Urinary Bladder
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.1.0
PDF (225 KB) | Word (131 KB) | 2012 Version (216 KB)
Gynecologic
Endometrium
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (475 KB)  |  Word (347 KB)  |  2013 Version (678 KB)
Ovary, Fallopian Tube
Published: January 28, 2016
Version: 1.0.0.0
PDF (486 KB)  |  Word (910 KB)  |  2015 Version - Ovary (1.8 MB)
2015 Version - Fallopian Tube (1.8 MB)
Trophoblastic Tumors
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (247 KB)  |  Word (131 KB)  |  2013 Version (188 KB)
Uterine Cervix
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (297 KB)  |  Word (142 KB)  |  2013 Version (209 KB)
Uterine Sarcoma
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (307 KB)  |  Word (271 KB)  |  2013 Version (213 KB)
Vagina
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (218 KB)  |  Word (110 KB)  |  2013 Version (161 KB)
Vulva
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (226 KB)  |  Word (125 KB)  |  2011 Version (172 KB)
Head and Neck
Larynx
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (1.1 MB)  |  Word (1.2 MB)  |  2012 Version (1.2 MB)
RevisedLip and Oral Cavity
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (2.5 MB)  |  Word (1.7 MB)  |  2013 Version (2.5 MB)
Major Salivary Glands
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (818 KB)  |  Word (610 KB)  |  2012 Version (771 KB)
Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (528 KB)  |  Word (511 KB)  |  2012 Version (488 KB)
Pharynx
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (2.1 MB)  |  Word (2.2 MB)  |  2012 Version (2 MB)
Hematologic
Bone Marrow
Revised: June 15, 2012
Version: 3.0.1.1
PDF (227 KB)  |  Word (454 KB)  |  2011 Version (108 KB)
Hodgkin Lymphoma
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (165 KB)  |  Word (90 KB)  |  2012 Version (165 KB)
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (264 KB)  |  Word (132 KB)  |  2012 Version (264 KB)
Ocular Adnexal Lymphoma
Revised: March, 2010
Version: 3.0.0.0
PDF (191 KB)  |  Word (107 KB)  |  2011 Version (134 KB)
Plasma Cell Neoplasms
Published: January 21, 2015
Version: 1.0.0.0
PDF (134 KB)  |  Word (134 KB)
Ophthalmic
Retinoblastoma
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (514 KB)  |  Word (387 KB)  |  2013 Version (475 KB)
Uveal Melanoma
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.3.0.0
PDF (510 KB)  |  Word (296 KB)  |  2013 Version (508 KB)
Pediatric
RevisedEwing Sarcoma
Revised: August 2016, 2012
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (724 KB)  |  Word (502 KB)  |  2012 Version (401 KB)
RevisedExtragonadal Germ Cell
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (310 KB)  |  Word (127 KB)  |  2011 Version (278 KB)
RevisedHepatoblastoma
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (954 KB)  |  Word (735 KB)  |  2013 Version (212 KB)
RevisedNeuroblastoma
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.0.0.1
PDF (382 KB)  |  Word (126 KB)  |  2012 Version (238 KB)
RevisedRhabdomyosarcoma
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (274 KB)  |  Word (109 KB)  |  2011 Version (203 KB)
RevisedWilms Tumor
Revised: August, 2016
Version: 3.2.0.0
PDF (241 KB)  |  Word (102 KB)  |  2012 Version (182 KB)
Skin
Melanoma
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.4.0.0
PDF (693 KB)  |  Word (706 KB)  |  2015 Version (622 KB)
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Revised: June 15, 2012
Version: 3.0.1.1
PDF (545 KB)  |  Word (543 KB)  |  2011 Version (107 KB)
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.1.0.2
PDF (168 KB)  |  Word (84 KB)  |  2012 Version (159 KB)
Thorax
Heart
Revised: October, 2009
Version: 3.0.0.0
PDF (114 KB)  |  Word (59 KB)  |  2011 Version (84 KB)
Lung
Revised: January 28, 2016
Version: 3.4.0.0
PDF (389 KB)  |  Word (757 KB)  |  2013 Version (1.4 MB)
Pleural Mesothelioma
Revised: February 1, 2011
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (135 KB)  |  Word (78 KB)  |  2011 Version (112 KB)
Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma
Revised: February 1, 2011
Version: 3.1.0.0
PDF (133 KB)  |  Word (72 KB)  |  2011 Version (93 KB)
Other
Bone
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.1.1.1
PDF (289 KB)  |  Word (223 KB)  |  2011 Version (100 KB)
Peritoneum
Revised: August 19, 2015
Version: 3.2.0.1
PDF (554 KB)  |  Word (2.4 MB)  |  2012 Version (1.3 MB)
Soft Tissue
Revised: October 1, 2013
Version: 3.1.2.0
PDF (233 KB)  |  Word (183 KB)  |  2012 Version (232 KB)

Biomarker Templates

Biomarker Templates are not currently required for accreditation purposes.

Breast
Breast Biomarker Reporting
Revised: December 2, 2014
Version: 1.1.0.0
PDF (240 KB)  |  Word (174 KB)  |  2013 Version
CNS
Central Nervous System Biomarker Reporting
Published: December 2, 2014
Version: 1.0.0.0
PDF (992 KB)  |  Word (196 KB)
Endocrine
Thyroid Biomarker Reporting
Revised: June 27, 2016
Version: 1.0.0.1
PDF (137 KB)  |  Word (159 KB)  |  2015 Version (142 KB)
Gastrointestinal
Colon and Rectum Biomarker Reporting
Revised: December 2, 2014
Version: 1.2.0.0
PDF (1.9 MB)  |  Word (105 KB) | 2013 Version (1.6 MB)
GIST Biomarker Reporting
Revised: March 2, 2015
Version: 1.0.0.1
PDF (332 KB)  |  Word (1.5 MB) | 2014 Version (810 KB)
Gastric HER2 Biomarker Reporting
Published: June 11, 2014
Version: 1.0.0.0
PDF (1 MB)  |  Word (58 KB)
Gynecologic
Endometrium Biomarker Reporting
Revised: June 27, 2016
Version: 1.1.0.0
PDF (126 KB)  |  Word (98 KB)  |  2015 Version (133 KB)
Hematologic
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Biomarker Reporting
Revised: July 17, 2015
Version: 1.0.0.1
PDF (1.6 MB)  |  Word (76 KB)  |  2014 Version (1.2 MB)
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia Biomarker Reporting
Revised: July 17, 2015
Version: 1.0.0.1
PDF (1.6 MB)  |  Word (90 KB)  |  2014 Version (1.2 MB)
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Biomarker Reporting
Revised: July 17, 2015
Version: 1.0.0.1
PDF (1.9 MB)  |  Word (90 KB)  |  2014 Version (1.4 MB)
Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Biomarker Reporting
Revised: July 17, 2015
Version: 1.0.0.1
PDF (1.5 MB)  |  Word (84 KB)  |  2014 Version (1.2 MB)
Skin
Melanoma Biomarker Reporting
Revised: July 17, 2015
Version: 1.0.0.1
PDF (97 KB)  |  Word (77 KB)  |  March 2015 Version (113 KB)
Thorax
Lung Biomarker Reporting
Revised: June 27, 2016
Version: 1.3.0.0
PDF (123 KB)  |  Word (2.4 MB)  |  2015 Version (115 KB)
 

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