National Lung Cancer Audit blog

This blog has been created to keep lung cancer teams up to date with the latest news and key issues affecting the NLCA or mesothelioma audit, including quality improvement (QI) initiatives and data collection methodology.

What we are doing

The posts will be written regularly by the NLCA team and wider stakeholders from the lung cancer community. 

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What we have produced

NLCA clinical lead Paul Beckett discusses his quality improvement (QI) visit to the North West.

Liz Darlison, director of services at Mesothelioma UK, discusses the importance of the national mesothelioma audit.

Ian Woolhouse, senior clinical lead for the National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA), discusses the use of clinical indicators in the audit. 

In January 2017, the National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA) will publish its first annual report based on data sourced from the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS).