In August 2020 the National Lung Cancer Audit published its 15th annual report covering key performance indicator results for lung cancer services and patient outcomes for patients diagnosed during 2018.
Doug West, thoracic surgeon and audit lead for the National Lung Cancer Audit, looks at the 'Lung cancer clinical outcomes publication' and how it continues to drive improvements in outcomes for patients.
Patient advocate and contributor to our latest patient booklet Janette Rawlinson offers her perspective on the National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA) and the variation in lung cancer treatment that still exists in the UK.
Tasha Wood, audit project manager at the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS), shares plans for refreshing data ahead of the next National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA) mid-year and annual reports.
National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA) senior clinical lead Paul Beckett describes important new changes to the way results for the audit will be analysed and presented, and how we will identify and assist trusts whose results fall below an acceptable standard.
Neal Navani, clinical lead at the National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA), explains why we are running our spotlight audit of patients who were diagnosed in 2015 with early-stage disease and good performance status bu
Tasha Wood, audit project manager at National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS), outlines how to obtain the patient-level data behind the National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA) annual report.