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The role of sentinel lymph node biopsy in the treatment of women with early stage vulval cancer: A systematic review

This systematic review compares the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy with complete inguinofemoral lymph node dissection in the treatment of women with early stage vulval cancer.

File name: 2015_june_-_slnb_vulval_cancer_systematic_review_-.pdf
File size: 742.09 KB
Cancer Type: Vulval cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2015
Document Status: Current

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

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/role-sentinel-lymph-node-biopsy-treatment-women-early-stage-vulval-cancer-systematic-review/pdf/2015_june_-_slnb_vulval_cancer_systematic_review_-.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4252

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Management of women with stage IB2 cervical cancer with treatments other than chemoradiotherapy: A systematic review

The systematic review focused on stage IB2 cervical cancer and addressed the following research questions:

  • What is the effectiveness of surgery in the management of women with stage IB2 cervical cancer?
  • What is the effectiveness of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in the treatment of women with stage IB2 cervical cancer?
  • What is the effectiveness of fertility preservation procedures in women with stage IB2 cervical cancer?
File name: stage_ib2_cervical_cancer_systematic_review.pdf
File size: 1.36 MB
Cancer Type: Cervical cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2015
Document Status: Current

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

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/management-women-stage-ib2-cervical-cancer-treatments-other-chemoradiotherapy-systematic-review/pdf/stage_ib2_cervical_cancer_systematic_review.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4248

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Management of women with stage IB2 cervical cancer with treatments other than chemoradiotherapy: A summary of the evidence

The evidence summary summarises the key findings from the systematic review of the Management of women with stage IB2 cervical cancer with treatments other than chemoradiotherapy.

File name: stage_1b2_cervical_cancer_evidence_summary.pdf
File size: 64.11 KB
Cancer Type: Cervical cancer
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2015
Document Status: Current

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

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/management-women-stage-ib2-cervical-cancer-treatments-other-chemoradiotherapy-summary-evidence/pdf/stage_1b2_cervical_cancer_evidence_summary.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4247

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Discussing the transition from curative care to palliative care with women with advanced breast cancer - Summary of recommendations

File name: nbocc-palliative-recommendations.pdf
File size: 211.33 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2005
Document Status: Greater than 5 years

This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than 5 years ago and may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/discussing-transition-curative-care-palliative-care-women-advanced-breast-cancer-summary/pdf/nbocc-palliative-recommendations.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4206

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Discussing the transition from curative care to palliative care with women with advanced breast cancer - Evidence from the literature and recommended steps

Palliative Care focuses on improving quality of life for patients with life-threatening illness and their families. In practice, a palliative approach tends to be gradually adopted over time as the disease progresses. The challenge is how to facilitate a sympathetic transition from curative to palliative care.

File name: nbocc-palliative-lit-review.pdf
File size: 289.85 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2005
Document Status: Greater than 5 years

This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than 5 years ago and may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/discussing-transition-curative-care-palliative-care-women-advanced-breast-cancer-evidence-literature/pdf/nbocc-palliative-lit-review.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4205

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Addressing the needs of younger women with breast cancer - Summary of recommendations

File name: nbocc-yw-recommendations.pdf
File size: 168.49 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2006
Document Status: Greater than 5 years

This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than 5 years ago and may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/addressing-needs-younger-women-breast-cancer-summary-recommendations/pdf/nbocc-yw-recommendations.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4204

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Addressing the needs of younger women with breast cancer - Evidence from literature and recommended steps

A breast cancer diagnosis can be devastating for many women and their families, irrespective of the age of the woman at diagnosis. This module addresses the issues that need to be considered when communicating with younger women with breast cancer.

File name: nbocc-yw-evidence-review.pdf
File size: 338.76 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2010
Document Status: Greater than 5 years

This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than 5 years ago and may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/addressing-needs-younger-women-breast-cancer-evidence-literature-and-recommended-steps/pdf/nbocc-yw-evidence-review.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4203

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Communicating prognosis - Summary of recommendations

File name: nbocc-cp-recommendations.pdf
File size: 157.63 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2010
Document Status: Greater than 5 years

This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than 5 years ago and may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/communicating-prognosis-summary-recommendations/pdf/nbocc-cp-recommendations.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4202

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Communicating prognosis - Evidence from literature and recommended steps

File name: nbocc-cp-lit-review.pdf
File size: 363.15 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2008
Document Status: Greater than 5 years

This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than 5 years ago and may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/communicating-prognosis-evidence-literature-and-recommended-steps/pdf/nbocc-cp-lit-review.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4201

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Emotional cues - Summary of recommendations

File name: nbocc-ec-reccomendations.pdf
File size: 227.96 KB
Cancer Type: All Cancer Types
Publication Audience: Resources for health professionals
Year: 2007
Document Status: Greater than 5 years

This resource was developed, reviewed or revised more than 5 years ago and may no longer reflect current evidence or best practice.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/system/tdf/publications/emotional-cues-summary-recommendations/pdf/nbocc-ec-reccomendations.pdf?file=1&type=node&id=4200

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