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Cancer screening and preventative care among long-term cancer survivors in the United Kingdom.

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BACKGROUND: Long-term cancer survivors in the United Kingdom are mostly followed up in a primary care setting by their general practitioner; however, there is little research on the use of services. This study examines whether cancer survivors receive adequate screening and preventative care in UK primary care. PATIENTS AND METHODS: We identified a cohort of long-term survivors of breast, colorectal and prostate cancer with at least a 5-year survival using the General Practice Research Datab...

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10.1038/sj.bjc.6605609

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care, Primary Care Health Sciences
Carpenter, L More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-Cancer
Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
102
Issue:
7
Pages:
1085-1090
Publication date:
2010-03-16
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:5813fcb9-eab6-4243-96ef-6888d066365a
Source identifiers:
116108
Local pid:
pubs:116108

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