Clinician Education

The following resources include key publications, podcasts and upcoming professional development opportunities to further clinician knowledge and equip them with up to date clinical evidence.

Key Publications 

Organisation/JournalPublication
American College of Sports MedicineExercise Guidelines for Cancer Survivors: Consensus Statement from International Multidisciplinary Round Table 2019
American Cancer SocietyAn Exercise Oncology Clinical Pathway: Screening and Referral for Personalized Interventions 2020
Lancet OncologySafety Reference Guide to support exercise services in people with cancer 2018
Exercise and Sport Science AustraliaPosition statement: Exercise medicine in cancer management 2019
American Cancer SocietyA systematic review of rehabilitation and exercise recommendations in oncology guidelines
CareSearchCareSearch Website - Palliative Care Resource
Cancer CouncilOptimal Care Pathways - Best cancer journey for specific cancer types (patient and clinician versions available)

Practical Resources for Creating an Oncology Rehab Program

OrganisationResource
MacMillan Cancer Support UKService Improvement Tool for Cancer Rehabilitation  - Service Provider
MacMillan Cancer Support UKService Improvement Tool for Cancer Rehabilitation - Service User
Exercise is Medicine /ACSMMoving Through Cancer Exercise Prescription Pad
Cancer Council Victoria2019 Cancer Wellness and Exercise Toolkit
Victorian Comprehensive Cancer CentreConsumer Engagement Toolkit

APA Podcast: Physiotherapy management of lung cancer with Dr Catherine Granger

APA Podcast: Exercise rehabilitation for cancer survivors with A/Prof Mark Elkins & Dr Amy Dennett

APA Podcast – Talking Exercise and Cancer – Dr Elise Gane and A/Prof Catherine Granger

OrganisationPD/Training
eviQOncology Basics - Short self directed online modules
Peter Maccallum Cancer Centre (VCCC)Introduction to Oncology for Exercise Professionals Study Day
PINC and STEEL Cancer Exercise Training Course
Ex Med Cancer PD - Exercise Prescription in Cancer Course
Australian Physiotherapy AssociationIntermediate Cancer Course (coming soon)
Australian Lymphoedema Association Lymphoedema Therapist Training
Cancer Council VictoriaCancer Education Program Facilitator Training - Equips health professionals to deliver group cancer wellness education

 

9 News Cancer Gym Report – Eastern Health

CANCER GYM

Melbourne cancer patients are being prescribed hospital gym sessions mid-treatment to improve their recovery. The free program is helping sufferers get stronger – physically and mentally. #9News

Posted by 9 News Melbourne on Saturday, 21 December 2019

ABC Health Report – Exercise and Cancer – Improving treatment and outcomes by Dr. Catherine Granger 

 

ABC Radio Segment  – Exercise and Cancer by Dr Catherine Granger