chapter  5
The changing face of cancer information
ByRichard Wight
Pages 6

INTRODUCTION This chapter describes principles to be followed in capturing high quality cancer data. The principles are transferable to other aspects of otolaryngology. A description is provided of the changing nature of cancer information collection and collation with the National Cancer Outcomes and Services Data Set, unication of cancer registration in England and national radiotherapy and chemotherapy data collection, as well as the National Comparative Audit in Head and Neck Cancer (Data for Head and Neck Oncology, DAHNO).