Treatment Summary

A Treatment Summary is a document produced by the doctor or Specialist Nurse at the end of initial treatment for cancer. 

It is shared with the patient and their GP.

The Treatment Summary:

  • describes the treatment that that person has received
  • describes the side effects
  • describes the signs and symptoms of recurrence,
  • informs the GP Cancer Care Review and Summary Care Record
  • ensures that the GP database is up to date.

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