Drug Trials News for May 2014

Drug Trials News Archive

Bowel Cancer UK Calls For Liberalisation of GP Guidelines for Urgent Cancer Cases to Help Save Lives Bowel Cancer UK Calls For Liberalisation of GP Guidelines for Urgent Cancer Cases to Help Save Lives

Bowel Cancer UK, the charity determined to save lives by promoting early diagnosis and address inequalities in treatment and care, has today released a report calling for the liberalisation of national guidelines for GPs on who can be referred for urgent testing for suspected cancer. Nearly 16,000 men and women die of bowel cancer every year in the UK, making it the second most common cause of cancer death in the UK