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Lung Cancer Framework - At a glance

The Lung Cancer Framework is a national resource for health professionals and service providers who are involved in the care and treatment of people affected by lung cancer across Australia.

File name: lung_cancer_framework_summary.pdf
File size: 546.42 KB
Cancer Type: Lung cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2018
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/lung-cancer-framework-glance/pdf/lung_cancer_framework_summary.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5866

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Lung Cancer Framework - Principles for Best Practice Lung Cancer Care in Australia

The Lung Cancer Framework is a national resource for health professionals and service providers who are involved in the care and treatment of people affected by lung cancer across Australia. The Lung Cancer Framework provides evidence-based, best practice information, strategies, tools and resources to support local adoption of the Principles in the delivery of best practice lung cancer care in Australia.

File name: lcfbp_lung_cancer_framework_0.pdf
File size: 997.22 KB
Cancer Type: Lung cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2018
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/lung-cancer-framework/pdf/lcfbp_lung_cancer_framework_0.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5861

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Gynaecological cancers: a handbook for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Health Practitioners

A handbook for Health Workers and Health Practitioners to help provide information and support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women with gynaecological cancers.

File name: 2018_atsi_gynae_handbook_online_version.pdf
File size: 15.81 MB
Cancer Type: Gynaecological cancers
Publication Audience: People affected by cancer, and their family and friends | Resources for health professionals
Year: 2018
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/gynaecological-cancers-handbook-aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-health-workers-and-health/pdf/2018_atsi_gynae_handbook_online_version.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5836

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Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month: 2018 Gynaecological Cancer Update

File name: 2018_ocam_gynae_update.pdf
File size: 4.17 MB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Cancer Australia reports and plans | People affected by cancer, and their family and friends | Resources for health professionals
Year: 2018
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/ovarian-cancer-awareness-month-2018-gynaecological-cancer-update/pdf/2018_ocam_gynae_update.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5801

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Follow-up care for women with low-risk endometrial cancer: A guide for General Practitioners

This guide was developed to assist General Practitioners (GPs) in managing aspects of follow-up care and support for women following completion of active treatment for low-risk endometrial cancer. It provides a general guide to appropriate practice to be followed subject to the clinician’s judgement in each individual case.

This guide has been superseded by Shared follow-up care for women with low-risk endometrial cancer: A guide for General Practitioners (GP Guide) 2020.

File name: 2017_lrec_guide_for_gps_endo_cancer.pdf
File size: 841.38 KB
Cancer Type: Endometrial cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2017
Document Status: Superseded

This resource has been superseded in-full or in-part by an updated version. It is available to the public for research and reference purposes only. Cancer Australia assumes no legal liability or responsibility for errors or omissions contained within.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/follow-care-women-low-risk-endometrial-cancer-guide-general-practitioners-2017/pdf/2017_lrec_guide_for_gps_endo_cancer.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5656

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Position Statement on genetic testing in women diagnosed with ovarian cancer - Technical Report 2017

The purpose of this Position Statement is to provide information and recommendations on genetic testing for women diagnosed with invasive epithelial ovarian cancer, based on available evidence and on consensus.

File name: position_statement_on_genet...rian_ca.pdf
File size: 691.13 KB
Cancer Type: Ovarian cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2017
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/position-statement-genetic-testing-women-diagnosed-ovarian-cancer-technical-report-2017/pdf/position_statement_on_genetic_testing_in_women_diagnosed_with_ovarian_ca.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5651

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Summary of the development process and methodology for the investigation of a new breast symptom: a guide for General Practitioners

This summary documents the background and summary of approach to the development to the guide. It also contains information about the methodology used to develop the guide.

File name: inbsr_-_the_guide_-_a_summary_report.pdf
File size: 584.82 KB
Cancer Type: Breast cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2017
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/summary-development-process-and-methodology-investigation-new-breast-symptom-gp-card/pdf/inbsr_-_the_guide_-_a_summary_report.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5521

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Principles of Cancer Survivorship

A national framework to guide policy, planning and health system responses to cancer survivorship.

File name: pocs_-_principles_of_cancer_survivorship.pdf
File size: 329.88 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: People affected by cancer, and their family and friends | Resources for health professionals
Year: 2017
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/principles-cancer-survivorship/pdf/pocs_-_principles_of_cancer_survivorship.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=5341

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Influencing best practice in breast cancer

Cancer Australia, the Government’s national cancer control agency, aims to reduce the impact of cancer, address disparities and improve outcomes for people affected by cancer, by leading and coordinating national, evidence-based interventions across the continuum of care.

In line with Cancer Australia’s Strategic Plan 2014-2019, the Cancer Australia Statement – Influencing best practice in breast cancer has been developed to improve cancer outcomes and inform effective and sustainable cancer care.

File name: statement_influencing-best-practice-in-breast-cancer.pdf
File size: 364.7 KB
Cancer Type: Breast cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2016
Document Status: Current

This resource has been developed, reviewed or revised within the last 5 years.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/influencing-best-practice-breast-cancer/pdf/statement_influencing-best-practice-in-breast-cancer.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4566

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