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Set up specialist teams for neglected cancer, says NICE

 

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Set up specialist teams for neglected cancer, says NICE

Specialist cancer teams should be set up to treat patients with cancer that has spread from an unknown location in the body, says a health organisation.

The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) wants to improve the care of people with "cancer of unknown primary".

 

Nice said it was a "very neglected cancer" and called for specialist teams in every hospital with a cancer unit. More …