Living with and beyond cancer - improving future survivorship services

November 2016

Cancer

Country of origin: UK

The National Cancer Survivorship Initiative (NCSI) has published Living with and Beyond Cancer: Taking Action to Improve Outcomes, an update to the 2010 NCSI Vision report.

This new report outlines the requirements needed to move national survivorship care forward, and how survivorship services could be improved in future, including commissioning and delivering personalised care.

While the Survivorship Pathway Groupís priorities and work plan are already closely aligned to the recommendations, the group will continue to ensure the finer details are being addressed.

Resources

An Easy Guide to Cervical Screening June 2017 A leaflet has been produced by and for women with learning difficulties

An easy guide to cervical screening is...
Reassessing Carcinogenic HPV Types May 2017 Virtually all cases of cervical cancer are caused by persistent infections with a restricted set of human papillomaviruses...
Sebaceous Carcinoma Of The Skin Of The Breast: Case Report May 2017 Sebaceous gland tumours are rare and their presence should be considered as a marker for Muir-Torre Syndrome, alerting to...
Cervical screening website May 2017 The British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (BSCCP) has a website able to send online mail shots and provide...
Online Tool for Calculating Colorectal Cancer Risk May 2017 An online tool for calculating colorectal cancer risk in men and women age 50 or older was launched recently, based on a...
Report on deaths from head and neck cancers in England April 2017 Public Health Englandís National End of Life Care Intelligence Network has published a new report examining who dies from...
Late cancer diagnosis costing lives and money April 2017 The late diagnosis of almost all types of cancer usually means the disease has already spread within the body, making it...
Institute of Cancer Research March 2017 The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) new website is designed to serve the needs of a wide audience: the international...
Researchers in bowel cancer discovery March 2017 Scientists have discovered how genes cause bowel cancer cells to become resistant to treatments used against the disease....
Prostate cancer report March 2017 Prostate Cancer UK has launched a new report, 'Men United v Prostate Cancer: Five inequalities, five solutions', and are...
Search by Keyword