List of clinical questions

From Cancer Guidelines Wiki

Finalised (published) content

Diagnostic aids for melanoma

What is the appropriate treatment for macroscopic (i.e. detectable clinically or by ultrasound) nodal metastasis?

Content open for public consultation (September-October 2017)

Investigations and follow-up for melanoma patients:

Identification and management of high-risk individuals

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Clinical information



Content under development (not yet open for public consultation)

  • What is the role of adjuvant systemic therapy in patients with resected stage 2-3 melanoma?
  • Does systemic drug therapy improve progression free and/or overall survival in stage 3C unresectable and stage 4 melanoma?
  • Is adjuvant radiotherapy of value following resection of involved lymph nodes?
  • Should desmoplastic and/or neurotropic melanomas be treated differently?
  • How should lentigo maligna be managed?

Systematic reviews underway/pending (not yet open for public consultation)

  • How should satellite and in transit metastatic disease be managed?
  • How should melanoma in pregnancy be managed?
  • How should melanoma in children be managed?