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Referrals for head and neck cancer in England and The Netherlands: an international qualitative study of the views of secondary-care surgical specialists

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One-year survival after head and neck cancer in England has been reported to be worse than that in Europe, despite five-year conditional survival being similar, which implies that patients present later in England. One country with better rates is The Netherlands. There are many possible causes, one of which may be the system of referral from primary to secondary care. We have compared the views of secondary care specialists in the two countries about their systems for referral, and identifie...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.bjoms.2018.12.012

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University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-1588-3849
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
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Primary Care Health Sciences
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British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
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Small Project Initiative
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Kellogg College, Oxford
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travel grant
Publisher:
Elsevier
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British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery More from this journal
Volume:
57
Issue:
2
Pages:
116-124
Publication date:
2019-01-17
Acceptance date:
2018-11-07
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0266-4356
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pubs:941320
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uuid:6a809a88-49a4-46e9-8d2f-690992e05f7b
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941320
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2018-11-13

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