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Fast tracking cancer diagnosis

Dr Rajan Patel (Mercy hospital, Auckland) explained the proactive diagnosis of cancer on TV this morning (a report was also on the 6 o’clock news last night) so it seems that the fast tracking of cancer diagnosis is in the news again.  Here are links to the main reports produced (so far) starting from January 2018

 

https://www.bbc.com/news/health-43572819

https://www.england.nhs.uk/cancer/early-diagnosis/

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/320679.php

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-05/rb-lmf051818.php

https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/940434/Cancer-fast-track-centres-revolutionise-diagnosis-treatment

https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/lifestyle/2018/11/ultrasound-to-diagnosis-in-an-hour-auckland-s-speediest-cancer-clinic.html

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