Towards the European Initiative on Colorectal Cancer
Following the model and results of ECIBC, the Commission starts the development of ECICC to improve colorectal cancer screening and care.
Next meetings dates
Next working groups' meeting dates are now available
A step by step guide to colorectal cancer screening test for laboratories
This Guide proposes a step-by-step operational guidance to laboratories using immunochemical tests (FIT) for the search of occult blood in the faeces. Only in 2015, 4 300 000 such tests have been performed in the EU.
New paper published: Intensive follow-up for women with breast cancer
Review of clinical, economic and patient’s preference domains through evidence to decision framework.
Screening according to high mammographic density?
Breast density is seen only on mammograms and it is different for every woman. Does high mammographic breast density require additional screening such as ultrasound, tomosynthesis or MRI?
Tomosynthesis in organised screening?
With mammography or instead of it? New recommendations published.
First screening recommendations now online
Launch of the first European Breast Guidelines’ screening recommendations
Free universal breast cancer screening in Europe: when, where and how?
New paper published in "Preventive Medicine":
New paper published: Psycho-oncological support for breast cancer patients
How psycho-oncology services are perceived and included in breast cancer care in Europe?
ECIBC empowers citizens against cancer at the JRC-Ispra Open Day
Have you ever seen a giant breast? Have you ever walked through a colossal colon? If the answer is “No!”, this is finally your chance!