NHS chief, Simon Stevens, has made a string of announcements that he says will help the NHS in England diagnose cancers earlier and improve cancer services.
Progress has been made against England’s cancer strategy, including investment for radiotherapy. But more needs to be done to support the NHS workforce.
A patient was diagnosed and treated for a brain tumour 8 days after seeing her optician with symptoms. The approach could speed up diagnosis.
Category: Science blog April 28, 2017
We look at the most important areas that parties need to focus on to tackle cancer ahead of the General Election.
Category: Science blog November 28, 2016
A series of projects are testing a new way to potentially diagnose some cancers earlier, we take a look at how the approach might work.
Category: Science blog November 8, 2016
For International Day of Radiology we caught up with Dr Nisha Sharma, a breast imaging radiologist, to shed some light on what radiology is all about.
Our new report looking at cancer care in Northern Ireland uncovers some key areas for improvement.
Category: Science blog June 8, 2016
We take a detailed look at the findings of the recent Cancer Patient Experience Surveys, which ran in England and Scotland.