News for December
New pathway guidance for chronic pancreatitis
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
New guidance on the management of chronic pancreatitis has been produced by the LCA Hepato-pancreato-biliary Pathway Gropu.
LCA and BRCs offering research fellowships
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
The London Cancer Alliance, in partnership with two Biomedical Research Centres, is opportunities for clinical and non-medical research fellows to undertake a 12-month research project.
Providing rehabilitation referral support
Monday, December 14, 2015
The LCA has produced a prompts tool to help healthcare professionals decide when a symptom resulting from cancer or its treatment, such as fatigue, problems with eating and/or drinking, or difficulty walking, may be ameliorated by rehabilitation.
Better management of dysphagia
Thursday, December 10, 2015
The London Cancer Alliance has produced guidance to help improve management and treatment of dysphagia in patients with oesophageal cancer.
Improving reporting of colorectal cancer
Wednesday, December 09, 2015
The LCA colorectal clinical forum looked at ways to improve reporting, as well as guidance on holding health and well-being events for those affected by colorectal cancer.