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Guideline summaries

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Cancer referral guideline


This easy-to-use summary covers the recognition, referral, or investigation of people who may have cancer.

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NICE sunlight exposure guideline


This summary provides recommendations for those at-risk of over‑ or under- exposure and includes useful supporting information for practitioner

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NICE prostate cancer guideline


A concise summary of the NICE guideline on diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, including the management of various adverse effects of treatment.

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NICE breast cancer guideline


An easy-to-read NICE guidance summary on the classification and care of people at risk of familial breast cancer or with a family history of breast cancer.

Tools and resources

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Ovarian Cancer Action symptoms diary


Source: Ovarian Cancer Action ( Hosted with permission.

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Suspected cancer recognition and referral: symptom reference guide


Source: Cancer Research UK and the Royal College of General Practitioners ( Hosted with permission. March 2016.

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Simple steps for good bowel health


Source: Bowel Cancer UK ( Hosted with permission. December 2016 (next review date December 2018).