national cancer standard

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national cancer standard

A standard for a specific national target—e.g., no patient registered with the NHS will wait longer than 62 days from an urgent GP referral for suspected cancer to treatment.
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The other cancer standard - where 95 per cent of those with cancer confirmed should wait no more than 31 days for treatment - has also failed and is worsening.
M2 PHARMA-April 12, 2012-CEO Cancer Standard Accreditation awarded to Allegeant(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
The data demonstrated a safety profile that was reasonably consistent with that of the first-line metastatic colorectal cancer standard of care treatment of bevacizumab and FOLFOX or FOLFIRI chemotherapy.
The UKLCC is calling on the Welsh Government to carry out a number of measures, including a public consultation on the current National Cancer Standards for Wales, a review of cancer diagnostic services in Wales and ensuring all patients have access to a lung cancer clinical trial nurse.
Tenders are invited for tumor registry case finding and abstracting to meet surveillance, epidemiology and end results(seer) state registry requirements, commission on cancer standards, and national cancerinstitute (nci) reporting requirements.
Six of the eight cancer standards were met, the statistics show.
8220;Pyramid Healthcare Solutions provides cancer registry and tumor registry services delivered by our fully credentialed abstracting staff to ensure compliance with state regulations to meet Commission on Cancer standards.
But even he won't be able to gloss over the fact that the NHS has missed national cancer standards for the first time after the shameful PS800million raid on this crucial service.
The Cancer Standards Institute report that has been published in New Zealand Medical Journal showed the differences in cancer mortality rates of Australia and New Zealand.
Astatement announcing Mrs Hart's approval for the replacement said the new machine would ensure that cancer patients have access to treatment within the recommended timescale contained in the2005 national cancer standards.
Turning his guns on Labour, he said: "A recent report by the Cancer Co-ordinating Group found that compliance with official cancer standards was still as low as 36% in some parts of Wales.
Some pounds 158,385 will be shared between the three cancer networks in north, mid and west and south east Wales, to respond where the National Cancer Standards set out by WAG are not being reached.

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