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New Provider Resources for Improving Gastric Cancer Patient Care

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ACCC Names Four Cancer Centers as Community Resource Centers

ROCKVILLE, Md.—The Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) is pleased to announce invaluable new provider resources for delivering high-quality care to gastric cancer patients. Although gastric cancer has become less common in the U.S. over the past 60 years due to improvements in diagnosis and dietary changes, nearly 21,600 cases are diagnosed each year, and it is estimated that 11,000 Americans will die from the disease in 2014.