Letter: Cancer alliance information on managing cancer referrals

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It is important that during the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, appropriate clinical priority is given in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. This letter is to all cancer alliances providing guidance on managing cancer referrals.


The guidance in the attached letter should be interpreted as modifying existing Cancer Waiting Times guidance with immediate effect (19 March 2020) until further notice.

Published 19 March 2020