Towards evidence‐based use of serum tumour marker requests: an audit of use in a tertiary hospital
Abstract:Background : Serum tumour markers (TM) are often measured in hospital patients. The reasons for their use and their benefits with regards to earlier cancer diagnosis and patient management are not known.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Medical Oncology and Haematology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, and Departments of 2: Medical Oncology and 3: Biochemistry, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Publication date: 2004-09-01