Published in Medical Devices and Surgical Technology Week, March 21st, 2010
Researchers at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School studied records from the General Practice Research Database (GPRD) and compared recorded diagnoses of ovarian cancer against rates in the UK cancer registries to see whether there was a difference in how older patients are managed by their GP. The results are published in the British Journal of Cancer.
The researchers found that during the period 2002-06, GPs were less likely to refer patients for...
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