Cancer

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Guideline summaries

Melanoma

SIGN cutaneous melanoma guideline

2017-03-01T09:18:00+00:00By

Easy-to-read summary of SIGN’s guideline on the management of cutaneous melanoma in primary care.

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Cancer referral guideline

2016-03-16T00:00:00+00:00By

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

2016-02-15T00:00:00+00:00By

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

2014-06-01T00:00:00+01:00By

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

2013-10-01T00:00:00+01:00By

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

ovarian cancer action symptoms diary

Ovarian Cancer Action symptoms diary

2017-07-21T16:25:00+01:00

Source: Ovarian Cancer Action (www.ovarian.org.uk/ovarian-cancer/what-are-the-symptoms/). Hosted with permission.

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Suspected cancer recognition and referral: symptom reference guide

2017-06-19T12:25:00+01:00By Royal College of General Practitioners Cancer Research UK

This resource from CRUK and the RCGP provides a useful guide to recognising symptoms that may necessitate a suspected cancer referral based on NG12

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Simple steps for good bowel health

2017-04-01T12:25:00+01:00

Source: Bowel Cancer UK (https://bowelcancerorguk.s3.amazonaws.com/assets/P591%20BOW%20Good%20Bowel%20Health-12pp_LR.pdf). Hosted with permission. December 2016 (next review date December 2018).

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