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The Clinical Takeaway: What are rare cancers… and are all cancers rare?

The Clinical Takeaway: What are rare cancers… and are all cancers rare?

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In this episode:

 

– Most common cancers are becoming differentiated into to progressively smaller subgroups resulting in many being classed as rare cancers – this fine tuning allows for personalised care and targeted therapies
– Patients are becoming increasingly involved in setting the goals for therapy
– Rare Cancers Australia is a very useful resource for patients that GPs should recommend to patients early in their cancer journey
– GPs will find the support, information and help from this organisation useful for their practice as well

 

 

 

Host: Dr David Lim, GP and Medical Educator

 

Total time: 36 mins

 

Guest: Christine Cockburn, Cancer navigator; Head of Patient Support and Operations

 
 

Recommended resources:

 

RareCancers.org
Send an email:
[email protected] (Patient Support)
[email protected] (General Enquiries)
Give us a call:
1800 257 600 (Patient Support)
(02) 4862 2768 (General Enquiries)

 
 
 

 

 

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