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Cervical Cancer Control in India: Diagnosis and Treatment

Cervical Cancer Control in India: Diagnosis and Treatment

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Summary This educational resource explores the main challenges of treating cervical cancer in India.

'Cervical Cancer Control in India' is an e-learning course developed in collaboration with Indian experts specialising in gynaecological cancers and supported by the National Cancer Grid, India.

This module is for healthcare professionals working in the Indian setting. It explores the team approach to palliative care and when and why it is necessary for patients with advanced cervical cancer.

This educational resource was published in February 2019.

Target Audience

This module is for health teams in India providing cervical cancer screening and treatment facilities.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this module you should be able to:

  • Describe the diagnostic tests available for detecting pre-cancer and cancer of the cervix
  • Describe the treatment options available
  • Understand the FIGO cancer staging system for cervical cancer
  • Describe the treatment options for advanced cervical cancer
  • Define the ‘screen and treat’ approach
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Cervical Cancer Control in India

IT Requirements

This module requires the learner to have a good, stable internet connection and runs best on HTML supported web browsers, however, can also run on FLASH enabled web browsers.

If you are viewing this module on an iPad (through a browser), please download the free Articulate Mobile Player beforehand. Other tablet devices may not be compatible - please check for Flash compatibility.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact education@ecancer.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Disclosure Policy

ecancer and everyone involved in the development of this module has no actual or potential conflict of interest whatsoever which impinges on the making, peer reviewing and dissemination of this e-learning module.

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Relevant to the following professions

  • Nurse
  • Oncologist
  • Other
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Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

Published by

ecancer Global Foundation