Acute Oncology Toolkit
The new "Acute oncology on the acute medical unit" toolkit has been produced by the RCP. Author Dr Ernie Marshall, is a consultant medical oncologist at the Clatterbridge Centre for Oncology. Download no longer available.
The toolkit includes:
- a quick guide to common oncology emergencies
- key stages of patient management in the first four and 24 hours
- how to avoid the admission of acute oncology patients
- a guide to the signs and symptoms of side effects of common cancer drugsa guide to common medical problems caused by cancer diagnosis