Clinical practice guides

Clinical practice guidelines are a valuable resource for doctors and health professionals working in the field of cancer control.

Drawing on the best available evidence, they provide scientifically-valid recommendations for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Clinical practice guidelines by cancer type 

Cancer Australia: Guidelines by cancer type

As recommended by Australian Government. This also includes guides developed and maintained by other organisations. 

Practice guides the promote the prevention of disease 

In addition to the clinical practice guidelines that aim to screen, detect, treat and manage disease, health professionals also regularly refer to practice guides that aim to support the prevention of illness and the promotion and maintenance of health. See below a range of health professionals practice guides which support the maintenance of good health and reduced incidence of cancer.