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How pancreatic cancer care needs to change

Posted by:Policy and campaigning 5 June 2018

Earlier this year we asked you to tell us how care and treatment for people affected by pancreatic cancer needs to change. The ideas you submitted via our Change Ideas Wall showed that there are unacceptable variations in quality and consistency of care across the UK, and that more needs to be done to drive improvements in early diagnosis.

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First NICE guidelines on pancreatic cancer launch today

Posted by:Policy and campaigning 7 February 2018

Via the Pancreatic Cancer UK Support Line we hear about variations in treatment and care on a daily basis. Our nurses are often left frustrated that they can’t definitively say what treatment and care a patient should expect to receive. With today’s launch of the NICE guidelines on pancreatic cancer in England and Wales we will finally see this start to change.  

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