Cancer World Newsletter - Spotlight on Promoting new ways to control cachexia Print
New knowledge about cachexia shows there is much that can be done to prevent or ameliorate
this distressing wasting condition in patients with advanced cancer. This Spotlight article looks
at efforts to spread best practice about checking for signs of risk and taking effective action in

What do you think?

  • Would you welcome more guidance in managing cachexia?
  • What can be done to help change clinical practice to ensure patients at risk are identified
    before the condition becomes untreatable?
 You can read the article here. Press the comment button at the end and share your views.