Cancer control: Early detection

WHO guide for effective programmes

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 50
Publication date: 2007
Languages: English, Spanish
ISBN: 92 4 154733 8



A practical guide for programme managers on how to implement effective early detection of major types of cancer that are amenable to early diagnosis and screening. Other modules include:

  • planning
  • prevention
  • early detection
  • diagnosis and treatment
  • palliative care
  • policy and advocacy.