Weblinks

to information and advice on a wide range of topics associated with melanoma & skin cancer

Aim for Answers – parent site: AIM at Melanoma (The AIM at Melanoma Foundation, USA)

Guide to the Prevention, Diagnosis, Referral and Management of Melanoma – parent site: British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)

Sunsmart – parent site: Cancer Research UK (CRUK)

Melanoma – parent site: Macmillan Cancer Support

Skin Cancer – parent site: Macmillan Cancer Support

Melanoma – parent site: Patient.co.uk

Skin Cancer Hub – parent site: Public Health England

Guidelines Issued by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)

In 2006 the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) issued guidance on ‘Improving Outcomes for People with Skin Tumours including Melanoma’ – see guidelines

There is also a manual titled ‘Improving outcomes for people with skin tumours including melanoma (2006)’ – see manual

These were updated in 2010 by ‘Improving Outcomes for People with Skin Tumours including Melanoma (update): The Management of Low-risk Basal Cell Carcinomas in the Community’ – see guidelines

Melanoma Statistics

Skin Cancer Incidence Statistics – parent site: Cancer Research UK (CRUK)

Globoscan Cancer Statistics for the UK – parent site: International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC – WHO)

Mortality, Incidence and Gender – Malignant Melanoma – parent site: National Cancer Intelligence Network (NCIN)

Free database of abstracts and journal articles

PubMed – parent site: US National Library of Medicine


 

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