Cancer control: Diagnosis and treatment

WHO guide for effective programmes

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 50
Publication date: 2008
Languages: English, Spanish
ISBN: 978 92 4 154740 6



A practical guide for programme managers on how to implement effective cancer diagnosis and treatment, particularly linked to early detection programmes or curable cancers. Other modules include:

  • Planning
  • Prevention
  • Early detection
  • Diagnosis and treatment
  • Palliative care
  • Policy and advocacy