Cancer in the East Midlands
Cancer in the East MidlandsUploaded by Rebecca Elleray, 16/12/16 13:49 This report was produced in collaboration between PHE Local Knowledge and Intelligence Service East Midlands, PHE East Midlands, PHE National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service and East Midlands Cancer Clinical Network.
The report is aimed at wider stakeholders, providing a region wide picture of the data available on cancer risk factors prevalence, diagnosis pathways, incidence and stage, survival, mortality and place of death. It emphasises the importance of prevention and early diagnosis in reducing the growing burden of cancer. The report highlights the need for local cancer intelligence that supports stakeholders, in particular the new Cancer Alliances, to engage in discussion about how best to improve cancer outcomes in their populations