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posted 3/21/16; updated 12/8/2017

Description of new items in the library as of 3/03/17:

Cancer Case Studies:  A Workbook to Practice Assigning 

AJCC TNM Stage


NCRA produced this case study workbook to provide opportunities for cancer registrars to practice assigning AJCC TNM Stage using the new AJCC Cancer Staging Manual Eighth Edition. NCRA has included two sets of answers. One using the Seventh Edition; the second using the Eighth Edition. This construct will help registrars compare the differences. NCRA has also provided rationales for the correct Eighth Edition answers. The workbook includes 50 cases prepared by Donna M. Gress, RHIT, CTR


NCRA Study Guide for the CTR Exam: 2016 Edition


NCRA Study Guide for the CTR Exam: 2016 Edition NCRA revised its popular study guide for the 2016 exam. There are five new case studies that include answers and the rationales. The guide begins with a review of the Core Knowledge required of all cancer registrars, including the principles of oncology and the body’s systems. The main sections are organized by the six Domains of Practice and contain basic information on these areas, including a general overview and additional resources to aid in your studying. 



Cancer Case Studies: A Workbook to Practice Assigning AJCC TNM Stage and Coding SEER Summary Stage



NCRA has produced this case study workbook to provide opportunities for registrars to practice assigning AJCC TNM Stage and coding SEER Summary Stage. It has been designed to assist those new to the cancer registry field to build their skills as well as seasoned professionals who want to improve their proficiencies. The cases were prepared by Donna M. Gress, RHIT, CTR.



Second Edition -- Cancer Case Studies Workbook

 

NCRA has produced a second edition of its popular cancer case study workbook, Cancer Case Studies:  A Workbook to Practice Assigning AJCC TNM Stage and Coding SEER Summary Stage. The second edition includes 40 new cases to provide additional opportunities for registrars to practice assigning AJCC TNM Stage and coding SEER Summary Stage. The cases were prepared by Donna M. Gress, RHIT, CTR.

 



Workbook for the Staging of Cancer



NCRA’s Workbook for the Staging of Cancer: A Companion Guide to the AJCC      Cancer Staging Manual Seventh Edition provides cancer registrars, physicians, and other health professionals a tool to understand cancer staging, including detailed information on its history, purpose, sources of information for staging, and various staging systems. Extensive exercises are included for ten primary cancers and the correct answers and corresponding rationales are provided. 

posted 4/26/16

updated 9/27/16

2016 CTR Exam  Information

The 2016 CTR Exam Handbook and application is now available and includes important details about the exam.  To learn more about the exam, visit www.ctrexam.org


NCRA Announces 2016 Dates for Online CTR Exam Prep Workshop



The NCRA CTR Exam Prep Online Workshop has been updated to reflect the 2016 changes to the exam. The series consists of nine, 90-minute live webinars on critical exam topics. Workshop member price: $365; non-member price: $485: Individual webinars can be purchased separately. Member price: $45; non-member price: $60. Learn more about the content, presenters, dates, and to register.


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