This topic will introduce the learner to different sources available online for breast cancer treatment guidelines and will require some level of independent navigation. Also, the learner will get to know the impact of cultural differences and professional culture on the treatment outcome. After working through the learning material and mandatory reading, student is expected to take the Exam. The Exam quiz comprises of 12 MCQ and true/false questions.

Learning outcome: Demonstrate knowledge and critical perspectives of global, national and local differences in recommendation and guidelines for the breast cancer treatment process

Learning material

The topic “Guidelines for treatment and influence of cultural and professional differences to treatment outcome” is delivered in the following video. Note that the video contains links to breast cancer treatment guideline sources that the learner should inspect independently to prepare for the exam. To ease the navigation, these are also included to the mandatory reading list.

Tip: In order to see the video with maximum quality, it should be given a bit time to load (Press play and then pause and let the grey line run to the end of the video)

Mandatory reading

International guidelines on breast cancer care ECIBC

ESMO clinical practice guidelines

NCCN guidelines:


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