Improving care for patients with lung cancer in the UK

Sethi, Tariq; Lim, Eric; Peake, Mick; Field, John; White, John; Nicolson, Marianne; Faivre-Finn, Corinne; Cane, Paul; Reynolds, John; Møller, Henrik; Pinnock, Hilary
December 2013
Thorax;Dec2013, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p1181
Academic Journal
The authors focus on the improvement in medical care for patients with lung cancer in Great Britain. They say that performance and outcome data can lead to improved survival in patients with lung cancer and the national data collection is an important step towards improving the quality of patient care. They also mention that in August 2013, 6000 hospital physicians were identified as having an interest in respiratory medicine.


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