Available Until 1/7/2025

Disease Site: Brain/CNS

This learning module was created from a presentation that premiered at the NCRA 2022 Annual Educationl Conference. Dr. Brent Harris will provide a detailed review of two brain/CNS cases. Vicki Hawhee, MEd, CTR will outline the AJCC staging based on information from Dr. Harris (clinical/pathological or post-therapy clinical/pathological). In addition, she will review for each case the Summary Stage, Surgical Codes, Site-Specific Data Items, Grade, Extent of Disease, and Solid Tumor Rules.

Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate how to assign stage (AJCC 8th Edition TNM and Summary Stage) for brain/CNS cancers.
  • Decide Surgical Codes, Site-Specific Data Items (SSDIs) and Grade for brain/CNS cancers.
  • Determine the application of the Solid Tumor Rules for brain/CNS cancers.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
2022-076 1.5 CEs June 16, 2022 - April 07, 2025