Report on deaths from head and neck cancers in England

April 2017

Cancer

Country of origin: UK

Public Health England’s National End of Life Care Intelligence Network has published a new report examining who dies from head and neck cancers and where they die. Head and neck cancers include lip, tongue and oral cavity cancer, pharynx and tonsil cancer, larynx cancer, thyroid gland cancer, salivary glands cancer, nose, ear and sinus cancer. The aim of this report is to help end of life care commissioners and providers improve planning and service delivery in line with the needs and wishes of the patient.

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