MIMS Cancer Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support prescribing for cancer-related disorders and palliative care. 

Latest news

A woman in her 50s with red hair takes a tablet with a glass of water.

Hormone treatment approved for breast cancer prevention

Anastrozole is now licensed to prevent breast cancer...

A doctor's gloved hands examine a bumpy red skin reaction on a man's shoulder.

Methotrexate sun protection reminder after patient death

People taking methotrexate should be reminded about...

Computer illustration of a malignant tumour in the colon.

Offer home tests to all patients with colorectal cancer symptoms, NICE advises

In draft guidance published today, NICE recommends...

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Cancer risk (QCancer)

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