HC Deb 20 May 2003 vol 405 c737W
Lynne Jones

To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to his answer of 29 April, ref 109824, what the(a) full title and (b) date of publication are of the breast cancer guidance from NICE referred to in the answer. [111718]

Ms Blears

The breast cancer service guidance referred to in the reply of 29 April is the Improving Outcomes in Breast Cancer—Manual Update, published in August 2002. This guidance is an update of the original Improving Outcomes in Breast Cancer, published by the Department of Health in 1996.

The full guidance is available on the National Institute for Clinical Excellence website at www.nice.co.uk