Cancer and Blood Disorders

Evidence-based Reports

The EPCs review all relevant scientific literature on clinical, behavioral, and organization and financing topics to produce evidence reports and technology assessments.

Alcohol Consumption & Cancer Risk (November 2010)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Anemia, Managing with Epoetin and Darbepoetin (May 2006)
Comparative Evidence Review

Breast Abnormalities, Noninvasive Diagnostic Tests (February 2006)
Comparative Evidence Review

Breast Cancer Outcomes, Gene Expression Profiling Tests (January 2008)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Breast Tumors, HER2 Testing (November 2008)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Cancer Family History, Clinical Utility (April 2009)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Colorectal Cancer Screening (February 2010)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS) (September 2009)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Family History and Improving Health (August 2009)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Hydroxyurea for the Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease (February 2008)
Abstract | Evidence Report

Localized Prostate Cancer Surveillance (December 2011)
Abstract | Summary | Evidence Report

Oral Contraceptive Use for the Primary Prevention of Ovarian Cancer (June 2013)
Abstract | Summary | Evidence Report

Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment, Multigene Panels (July 2012)
Abstract | Summary | Evidence Report

Prostate Cancer, Therapies for Clinically Localized (February 2008)
Comparative Evidence Review

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Cancer and Blood Disorders: Evidence-based Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/evidence-based-reports/clinical/cancer-blood/index.html