Cutaneous melanoma: an audit of management timeliness against New Zealand guidelines.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton.
Regional Cancer Centre, Waikato District Health Board, Hamilton.
- Published Article
The New Zealand medical journal
- Publication Date
Sep 22, 2017
Compliance was low. Attention to logistical constraints in the department reviewed may improve this. Recommendation inconsistencies within and between suspicious-lesion and confirmed-diagnosis referral pathways suggest the investigation and treatment events selected and intervals mandated by the guidelines may usefully be reconsidered.
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