Publications

The RCR produces a range of publications including standards for the delivery of high-quality oncology services, guidance on good practice and workforce reports. Electronic copies of the majority of our publications are available to download free of charge, some can also be purchased online. 

Publications are reviewed regularly by the Clinical Oncology Professional Support and Standards Board to ensure that they remain relevant and up to date.

If you need further help please contact us by emailing: publications@rcr.ac.uk

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Clinical Oncology Publications

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Clinical Oncology UK Workforce Census Report 2013 - BFC0(14)3

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The RCR workforce census provides robust data on consultant numbers and work patterns which are used to provide evidence to national commissioning bodies.
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Molecular radiotherapy: guidance for clinicians - BFCO(14)2

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This document outlines the responsibilities of the clinicians involved in the delivery of radionuclide therapy across a range of clinical indications.
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Continuing professional development (CPD) scheme, Third edition - RCR(14)3

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This updated document includes a number of changes from the previous version, taking into account the introduction of revalidation in December 2012.
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Interventional oncology: guidance for service delivery - RCR(13)2

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This guidance has been developed to ensure that cancer patients have access to best interventional practice, appropriately incorporated into the multidisciplinary care of cancer patients.
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Clinical Oncology UK Workforce Report 2012 - BFCO(13)4

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The data derived from the work force census is used to inform workforce planning and shared with organisationa with a legitimate interest in medical workforce planning.
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Meningioma as a late effect of cancer treatment - BFCO(13)2

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This guidance reviews the late effects of cancer treatment from which survivors of childhood cancer are at particular risk.
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Guidance on the management and governance of additional radiotherapy capacity - BFCO(13)1

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This document summarises the practical issues to be considered in developing a new radiotherapy service and describes the service models that have been developed.
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Good practice guide for paediatric radiotherapy - BFCO(12)5

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This guide will provide a framework for all those who are involved, directly or indirectly, with the care of children and teenagers receiving radiotherapy.
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Cancer patients in crisis: responding to urgent needs - 2012

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This is the report of a working party established to review the experiences of patients with cancer who become acutely unwell looking at how both patient experience and the outcome of care might be improved.
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Quality assurance practice guidelines for transperineal LDR permanent seed brachytherapy of prostate cancer - BFCO(12)4

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The objective of these guidelines is to provide advice to centres on how to conduct high-quality LDR prostate brachytherapy and to provide a template for quality assurance audits.

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