Cancer Trial shows treating the prostate with radiotherapy improves survival
Distinguishing fatal prostate cancer from 'manageable' cancer now possible
Cancer patients are poorly informed about non-conventional therapies
Weight loss linked to lower breast cancer risk for postmenopausal women
First patient in the UK receives pioneering new form of radiotherapy
NHS pathology shortages are causing cancer diagnosis delays
Only 3% of NHS histopathology departments have enough staff to meet clinical demand, a workforce census by the Royal College of Pathologists shows. The census, Meeting pathology demand, focuses on the histopathology workforce – the specialty vital to cancer management from initial diagnosis to guide patients’ treatment.