National Lung Cancer Audit 2016: Key findings for patients and carers

Reports Published: Author: HQIP

The information in this booklet for patients and carers is a summary of key results from the 2016 National Lung Cancer Audit (NLCA) annual report, which looked at patients diagnosed from 1 January to 31 December 2015. Full details of the findings can be found at

This booklet, the first from the NLCS aimed at patients and carers specifically looks at how the organisation performed in key areas of the patient pathway. It does not include information on the types of treatment or drugs available to lung cancer patients. 

*We would like to thank the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation who rpovied guidance and their expertise in the writing of this booklet. 

To download the full patient and carer booklet click on the link below