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Executive Health Management

Improving quality of cancer care in Europe

2018 09 Mar

The European Parliament last week hosted a meeting to discuss ways of improving the quality of cancer care across Europe. The event was held as part of Quality Cancer Care Week 2018 (5th - 11th March) spearheaded by the European CanCer Organisation (ECCO). The Brussels meeting, which gathered healthcare professionals, patients, policy-makers and other... Read more

Executive Health Management

Treatment of Elderly Cancer Patients

2015 06 Oct

Results from the largest international comparison of the treatment of elderly patients with breast cancer show that significant differences exist in the use of surgery, hormone therapy and chemotherapy between European countries.The European Registration of Cancer Care (EURECCA) study compared the treatment of elderly patients (70 years or older)... Read more