News

Promoting better care for cancer patients with urgent medical problems September 2018 A toolkit from the Royal College of Physicians aims to improve the care of cancer patients admitted to hospital as an emergency with medical problems due to their cancer or their... Read More →
Death Rate From Breast Cancer Continues Decline September 2018 The breast cancer death rate in the US is continuing to drop by about 2% per year, but advances in detection and treatment have benefited some races much more than others, according to Breast Cancer... Read More →
Rare and less common cancers: incidence and mortality in England July 2018 A report, published by Cancer52 and the National Cancer Intelligence Network (NCIN) reports on cancers considered rare and less common. The report contains a list of sites and codes for a large... Read More →
Thyroid cancer cases double in 20 years July 2018 The number of people diagnosed with thyroid cancer in England has doubled since the early 1990s, according to a new data briefing published by the National Cancer Intelligence Network... Read More →
Cancer services come of age June 2018 The cancer services coming of age report summarises a series of pilots that tested whether appropriate assessment of older cancer patients would result in improved access to appropriate cancer... Read More →
Smokeless Tobacco Products Pose Serious Health Risks June 2018 Smokeless tobacco products used by some people in South Asian communities are associated with serious health risks such as oral cancer and cardiovascular disease, according to latest NICE... Read More →
Cancer Survival Bulletin Historic June 2018 ONS recently published a bulletin of cancer survival statistics for patients diagnosed with one of the 21 most common cancers in England during 2005-2009 and followed up to December 31, 2010. The... Read More →
Malthus Workbench Tool June 2018 At the recent National Radiotherapy Advisory Group (NRAG) conference, the National Radiotherapy Implementation Group (NRIG) launched a new modelling tool to help support local planning assumptions... Read More →
American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology May 2018 The American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) patient website. The site is dedicated to providing knowledge on radiation therapy treatment for people suffering with cancer.... Read More →
Rare Skin Cancers in England – NCIN Data Briefing April 2018 Rare skin cancers are a mixed group in terms of causation, pathogenesis and outcome. A recent NCIN data briefing describes their incidence and highlights the poor outcome for patients with Merkel... Read More →

Resources

inPractice® Oncology September 2018 inPractice® Oncology is the only point-of-care clinical reference designed to meet the unique needs of specialists. Full...
Study finds HPV from Oral Sex is linked to Throat Cancer September 2018 Oral sex increases the risk of transmitting the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV), suggests a new study...
Asian-language cancer information resource September 2018 About 4 million Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have limited English proficiency, a disadvantage when it comes to...
Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: a strategy for England 2015-2020 August 2018 The Independent Cancer Taskforce has published Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: a strategy for England 2015-2020....
Living with and beyond cancer - improving future survivorship services August 2018 The National Cancer Survivorship Initiative (NCSI) has published Living with and Beyond Cancer: Taking Action to Improve...
Cancer System Performance August 2018 A website allows cancer patients, their families and health care providers in Ontario, Canada, to access the province's...
Cancer statistics: availability and location July 2018 Document aims to provide an overview about cancer statistics, including information on statistics publicly available and...
GP Practice Profiles for Cancer July 2018 The GP practice profiles for cancer were produced in support of the National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative. They...
Cancer Research Network Measures March 2018 Following a period of consultation Cancer Research Network Measures have been issued by the Department of Health as part of...
Orlive Surgical Broadcasts February 2018 Orlive is a trusted world resource in surgical broadcasting for physians, surgeons and caregivers.
Displaying page 1 of 7 next ->
Search by Keyword