GPs need help in spotting cancer symptoms, report saysBMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7441.659-a (Published 18 March 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:659
- Zosia Kmietowicz
GPs and the public in England need better guidance on key symptoms of cancer to aid earlier diagnosis and improve survival, says a report from the National Audit Office.
The report says that deaths from cancer in England and Wales have fallen by 12% in the past 30 years thanks to better ways of detecting cancer and improved treatments. But survival could be better if …