5356 - Pancreatic Cancer: Health Services (Answered)

Richard Benyon
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he expects the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence to commence work on the development of clinical guidance for pancreatic cancer.

George Freeman

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has advised that it expects to commence work on the development of a clinical guideline on pancreatic cancer in late Autumn 2015. The provisional schedule for development of this guideline will be made available on NICE’s website: www.nice.org.uk in due course.