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Progress to date

Progress to date

  • Ethical approval obtained - May 2012
  • Steering group appointed and initiation meeting complete
  • Study proforma for data collection developed by project team
  • Data access agreements in place
  • Study proforma tested on 25 records of patients with lung and colorectal cancer
  • Study proforma reviewed by General Practitioner, oncologist and colorectal surgeon
  • Study proforma amended and corresponding data dictionary prepared and ready to commence main study
  • Study sample identified
  • Scoping review of existing literature on factors associated with early lung and colorectal cancer death underway
  • Data abstraction commenced January 2013