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  • JIT

10 minutes

GPs,GP trainees

Surviving cancer - Archived [?]

This module will help you explain the next steps for cancer survivors and recommend beneficial treatment post-cancer

Learning outcomes

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Know that over 50% of people England and Wales will survive for at least five years after a diagnosis of cancer
  • Understand that patients can feel isolated once their treatment for cancer is over
  • Know that information and support can empower people to return to their normal lives after treatment for cancer is over
  • Be able to explain to patients why physical activity is beneficial after treatment for cancer.


 Theresa Wiseman, Alison Walker

Peer reviewed by:

Natalie Pattison

Last updated

08 Nov 2013

Release date

08 Nov 2013


Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
ASCOFAME 0:10 hours BMJ Learning has assigned 10 minutes of CPD/CME credit to this module. BMJ Learning modules are being certified for ASCOFAME VIRTUAL (Colombia).
Austrian Academy of Physicians 0:10 hours BMJ Learning modules have been certified for DFT Punkte. DFT Punkte are accepted in Austria
BMJ Learning 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning has assigned one hour of credit to this module
Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization 0:10 hours Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization (KIMS) of the Ministry of Health, State of Kuwait is the authority responsible for organising all aspects of postgraduate training of medical practitioners and other health professionals in Kuwait. Users within Kuwait can claim 10 minutes credit of learning completed
Royal Australasian College of Physicians 0:10 hours The RACP does not accredit CPD activities, but MyCPD Program guidelines state that fellows can claim a maximum of 50 credits per year for online learning under 'Category 6 - Other Learning Activities'.
The Ministry of Public Health in Qatar 0:10 hours The Ministry of Public Health in Qatar represented by the Accreditation Department of the Qatar Council for Health Practitioners recognizes the continuous medical education (CME)/continuing professional development (CPD) modules provided through BMJ Learning as Category II self-directed learning activities in the State of Qatar. Healthcare professionals in Qatar can thus claim continuing professional development credits for their activity on BMJ Learning. Completion of one learning module is considered to be the equivalent of 10 minutes of CPD learning (Organization Code OP-02).
The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners 0:10 hours RNZCGP endorses the British Medical Journal online CME programmes
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