External links to the BCCA's Patient Referral Form and Hereditary Cancer Program Referral Form
External links to the 2013 Colorectal Cancer Guidelines and BC Colon Screening Program resources.
External links to ovarian cancer resources for health care professionals and patients.
Over the past four years, over 800 physicians and other allied health care professionals have participated in a total of 90 community-based workshops across the province of BC. Of the workshops, there were 29 on the topic of breast cancer care, 30 on prostate cancer care, 18 on colorectal cancer care, and 13 on advanced cancers care. This report summarizes the reach of the CCOPE program over the past four years and outlines proposed next steps.
The Family Practice Oncology Network is pleased to announce the publication of two new clinical practice guidelines. Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer (Suspected) Part 1 and 2.
Both guidelines outline recommendations for the prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment and follow‐up of upper gastrointestinal disease and cancer in adults. Part 1 focuses on cancers of the esophagus and stomach, while Part 2 includes cancers of the duodenum, pancreas and extrahepatic biliary tract.