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Monday 6 July 2015
Many women with ovarian cancer want to get tested to find out if they have the BRCA mutation. This is to find out if any relatives also need to be tested and to help them decide if they want to take any further preventative action. In the future it may also determine treatment with drugs such as...
Tuesday 23 June 2015
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has today released updated guidance to help GPs and other primary care professionals recognise the signs and symptoms of cancer, and refer people for the right tests faster, with the goal of seeing more people diagnosed earlier,...
Tuesday 16 June 2015
Last year, I was invited to join the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) Panel, nominated by Cancer52, an alliance that represents the interests of rare and less common cancer groups. As one of three lay representatives on the panel, my role is to make sure that the patient voice is heard in decision-making...
Tuesday 2 June 2015
Today’s media covered the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE)’s decision not to recommend olaparib (Lynparza) for use on the NHS in England, with NICE commenting that the evidence provided showed that the price was too high for the benefit it could provide for women with ovarian...