Improving the health and wellbeing of cancer survivors

Professor Jon Emery, Department of General Practice, and Professor Michael Jefford, Department of Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, have co-authored a new series on cancer survivorship care in The Lancet, highlighting that as cancer detection and treatment improves, our healthcare system needs to provide more holistic care for life, long after cancer.

The series aims to raise awareness among health service managers and policymakers as to how healthcare systems should adapt to create integrated models of survivorship care. Read more.