cancer network

cancer network

An organisational body created in the wake of the 1995 Calman Hine report, through which all cancers—except non-melanoma skin cancers—are managed in the UK. A cancer network consists of a primary care trust, a local cancer unit and cancer (referral) centre(s).
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- Fatigue should be evaluated as a vital sign at every encounter with cancer patients, according to updated treatment guidelines issued at the annual conference of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.
Jones and Bartlett (Sudbury, MA) will begin the publication of Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (JNCCN) with an issue in January.
OhioHealth announced that OhioHealth OBleness Hospital has become a certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network, a program of MD Anderson Cancer Center, a world-renowned leader in cancer care.
At a median follow-up of 31 months, study results showed IMBRUVICA plus obinutuzumab significantly prolonged progression-free survival with a 77% reduction in risk of progression or death versus chlorambucil plus obinutuzumab, the current National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines Category 1 treatment regimen.
M2 PHARMA-April 2, 2014-Astellas Pharma and Medivation awards EUR2.2m grant to The National Comprehensive Cancer Network Oncology Research Program
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, a United States pharmaceutical company, has signed a new research collaboration with the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, a not-for-profit alliance of 26 of the world's cancer centres devoted to patient care, research, and education.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 8, 2016-Peregrine Pharmaceuticals signs new research collaboration with National Comprehensive Cancer Network
New York, NY, July 20, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Hundreds of metastatic breast cancer patients will convene in Houston for the Metastatic Breast Cancer Network's (MBCN's) 7th Annual National Conference presented in conjunction with MD Anderson Cancer Center on September 20-22, 2013.
She now volunteers as a patient representative for Merseyside and Cheshire's cancer network, to help discuss and shape the future implementation of new cancer treatments.
Connie, who is now retired, attended the pilot sesssion held by the Arden Cancer Network and Macmillan Cancer Support.
The Radiotherapy Dataset Annual Report, by the Department of Health, suggests just 27% of eligible patients in the North of England Cancer Network area - which stretches from Workington in the west across to Hartlepool and north to Berwickupon-Tweed - get radiotherapy.
The Be Clear on Cancer campaign has been organised by the Yorkshire Cancer Network, which incorporates NHS Kirklees, has been supported by the Department of Health and Cancer Research UK.