COVID-19

Cancer Australia Statements

Global Documents

Medical Oncology

Nursing

Pathology

Surgery

 

COVID-19

Australian Government Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for health professionals

Australian Government COVID-19 Health Alert page  - current situation

Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand position statements and guidelines:

COVID-19 Guidelines for General Surgery 

RACS COVID-19 Information Hub

COVID-19 Radiology and Radiation Oncology resources and recommendations from RANZCR

COVID-19 Australian College of Nursing resources

CNSA COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Information for GPs

COVID-19 Updates from the Royal College of Pathologists

National Centre for Infections in Cancer  - Managing haematology and oncology patients during the COVID-19 pandemic: interim consensus guidance.

COSA COVID-19 Updates

ESMO management and treatment adapted recommendations in the COVID-19 era: Breast Cancer

 

Cancer Australia Statements

Influencing best practice in metastatic breast cancer - October 2019 

Investigation of a new breast symptom - a guide for General Practitioners 2017

Influencing best practice in breast cancer 2016

 

Global Documents

Breast Health Global Initiative

The consensus statements and manuscripts from the 6th Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI) Global Summit on Improving Breast Healthcare through Resource-Stratified Phased Implementation (Seattle 2018) have now been published (April 29 2020) as a supplement in the journal Cancer, and are listed below. This supplement is the culmination of months of collaborative work by experts in breast and women’s health, cancer control, implementation science, economics, disparities, policymaking, public health, patient advocacy and health systems with authors representing all resource settings across 5 continents.

Phased implementation for breast cancer management in low‐income and middle‐income countries: A proposal for the strategic application of resource‐stratified guidelines by the Breast Health Global Initiative

The Breast Health Global Initiative 2018 Global Summit on Improving Breast Healthcare Through Resource‐Stratified Phased Implementation: Methods and overview

Health system strengthening: Integration of breast cancer care for improved outcomes

Breast cancer treatment: A phased approach to implementation

Breast cancer early detection: A phased approach to implementation

The role of dissemination and implementation science in global breast cancer control programs: Frameworks, methods, and examples

Situational analysis of breast health care systems: Why context matters

NCCN resource‐stratified and harmonized guidelines: A paradigm for optimizing global cancer care

A phased approach to implementing the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI‐RADS) in low‐income and middle‐income countries

Can pathology diagnostic services for cancer be stratified and serve global health?

Breast cancer patient advocacy: A qualitative study of the challenges and opportunities for civil society organizations in low‐income and middle‐income countriesThe central role of provider training in implementing resource‐stratified guidelines for palliative care in low‐income and middle‐income countries: Lessons from the Jamaica Cancer Care and Research Institute in the Caribbean and Universidad Católica in Latin America

Designing a resource‐stratified, phased implementation strategy for breast health care services in India

Breast cancer early detection and diagnostic capacity in Uganda

Implementation of an integrated framework for a breast cancer screening and navigation program for women from underresourced communities 

 

Medical Oncology

Kadcyla on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

NCCN Guidelines for Breast Cancer 

ASCO Guidelines for Breast Cancer 

EVIQ 

 

Nursing

Cancer Nurses Society of Australia 

EdCan 

International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care 

EVIQ Clinical resources 

 

Pathology

An Update on HER2 Testing for Australian Practice - 2019 A/Prof Nirmala Pathmanathan

A guide to Invasive Breast Cancer Histopathology Reporting

Invasive Breast Cancer Structured Reporting Protocol (2nd edition 2012)

ASCO CAP 2018 HER2 Testing for Breast Cancer Guidelines - Recommendations for Practice in Australasia

 

Surgery

New treatment paradigms in HER2+ early breast cancer – how will this affect the role of the surgeon? - January 2020 Prof Bruce Mann, (reproduced with permission - MD BriefCase)

What's the problem with breast implants?  - August 2019 A/Prof Elisabeth Elder