Tagged: bowel cancer

Be Clear on Cancer – update on activity

An update on the Be Clear on Cancer programme that promotes early cancer diagnosis, including the launch of the ‘reminder’ campaign on bowel cancer, is published today for the NHS … Read more → – Be Clear on Cancer – update on activity

Bowel cancer campaign is relaunched

Be Clear on Cancer

The Department of Health has today relaunched the Be Clear on Cancer bowel cancer campaign. Incorporating TV and radio advertising as well as face-to-face events around the country, the campaign, … Read more → – Bowel cancer campaign is relaunched

Evaluation published of the 2010/11 local pilot cancer symptom awareness campaigns

This evaluation report presents the initial results of the local pilot cancer symptom awareness campaigns run in 2010/11 to promote early diagnosis of breast, bowel and lung cancers, and provides … Read more → – Evaluation published of the 2010/11 local pilot cancer symptom awareness campaigns

Evaluation of the bowel cancer awareness pilot

The first regional bowel cancer awareness campaign ran in the East of England and South West in January 2011. The campaign was intended to raise awareness of the symptoms of … Read more → – Evaluation of the bowel cancer awareness pilot

The impact of age on oncology decision making

Improving Outcomes: A Strategy for Cancer stated that there is evidence that older people do not always receive the same standard of cancer treatment as younger patients. Sometimes healthcare professionals … Read more → – The impact of age on oncology decision making

Government launches its first ever national bowel cancer campaign

Be Clear on Cancer

The Government’s first ever national cancer campaign to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of bowel cancer is launched today. Public awareness of the symptoms of bowel cancer is … Read more → – Government launches its first ever national bowel cancer campaign

Advice and bidding documentation published for the Flexible Sigmoidoscopy pilot

The document published advises the NHS about how the Flexible Sigmoidoscopy (FS) pilot programme will work including the outline criteria for the pilot and first wave site selection. It sets … Read more → – Advice and bidding documentation published for the Flexible Sigmoidoscopy pilot