In this webinar, our key speakers explored lung cancer referrals and diagnosis during COVID-19.
Audience: This webinar is suitable for primary care professionals across NHS England.
- Dr Matthew Evison, Consultant Chest Physician and Director of the Lung Pathway Board
- Dr Seamus Grundy, Consultant Respiratory Physician
- Dr Sarah Taylor, Cancer Research UK GP and GatewayC GP Lead
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- Cancer Research UK (2020) Lung cancer survival statistics. [Online]. [Accessed 7 October 2020] Available from: https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/health-professional/cancer-statistics/statistics-by-cancer-type/lung-cancer/survival#heading-Three
- Cancer Research UK (2020) Recognition and referral of suspected lung cancer in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic. [Online].[Accessed 5 October 2020] Available from: https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/sites/default/files/cruk_lung_cancer_and_covid_august_2020.pdf
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