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Cancer Care: Guidelines

This guide includes tools and resources on the topic of cancer care.

BMJ Best Practice

The National Health Library and Knowledge Service (HSE Library) has made BMJ Best Practice freely available to everyone in Ireland. BMJ Best Practice provides fast, easy access to the latest evidence on health conditions. 

Each topic includes a Guidelines tab providing you with a comprehensive listing of international guidelines 

Click here to view guidelines on prostate cancer 

Click here to view guidelines on non-small cell lung cancer

Click here to view guidelines on primary invasive breast cancer

Click here to view guidelines on metastatic breast cancer

TRIP Database


Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care. Searches can be filtered by type and guidelines selected by country

National Cancer Control Programme Guidelines


NCCP COVID-19 Interim Guidance

National Clinical Guidelines

Evidence into Practice: Rapid Reviews

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