Enhanced Supportive Care

Enhanced Supportive Care (ESC) is the prevention and management of the adverse effects of cancer and its treatment.

Description

Enhanced Supportive Care is a CLINICAL INTERVENTION.

Enhanced Supportive Care  (ESC) is the prevention and management of the adverse effects of cancer and its treatment.

Enhanced Supportive Care includes management of physical and psychological symptoms and side effects across the continuum of the cancer experience from diagnosis, through anti-cancer treatment, to post-treatment care.

For further information on Enhanced Supportive Care, see the NHS England and NHS Improvement website at: Enhanced Supportive Care.

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Short name ESC