Publication - Advice and guidance

Scottish referral guidelines for suspected cancer: quick reference guide

Published: 22 Jan 2019
Directorate:
Community Health and Social Care Directorate
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781787815292

User-friendly visual aid to the urgent referral criteria as well as routine referral criteria and primary care management and good practice points.

50 page PDF

3.0 MB

50 page PDF

3.0 MB

Contents
Scottish referral guidelines for suspected cancer: quick reference guide
Appendix

50 page PDF

3.0 MB

Appendix

Regional Genetics Centres

Advice about referral pathways to clinical genetics is available from each of the Regional Genetics Centres.

ECOG/WHO Performance Status Scale

Grade

ECOG/WHO Performance Status

0

Fully active, able to carry on all pre-disease performance without restriction

1

Restricted in physically strenuous activity but ambulatory and able to carry work of a light or sedentary nature, e.g., light house work, office work

2

Ambulatory and capable of all self-care but unable to carry out any work activities; up and about more than 50% of waking hours

3

Capable of only limited self-care; confined to bed or chair more than 50% of waking hours

4

Completely disabled; cannot carry on any self-care; totally confined to bed or chair

5

Dead


Contact

Email: Cancer Access Team