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About YCR BCIP

The Yorkshire Cancer Research Bowel Cancer Improvement Programme (YCR BCIP) is a five-year study to improve outcomes for patients with bowel cancer across the Yorkshire and Humber. The original YCR BCIP ran from 2016-2020.  The Programme recently received a funding extension.  The extended YCR BCIP will run from 2020-2025.

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To find out more about the YCR BCIP funding extension: YCRBCIP Grant Extension Launch 20th January 2021

News

Over 1500 patients recruited to our study!

We are very excited to report that we have now recruited over 1500 patients to the PROMS and Tissue collection study being run as part of the Yorkshire Cancer Research Bowel Cancer Improvement Programme.  Our thanks and congratulations to the research teams in our study sites.

New frailty measures paper

We have a new paper in the journal Age and Aging! Entitled, "A comparison of frailty measures in population-based data for patients with colorectal cancer", the paper compares different ways of assessing frailty in a national bowel cancer cohort. This matters because outcomes from bowel cancer vary by age and it is not clear how much...

Annual Update event 2024!

Register now to join us at our Annual Yorkshire Cancer Research Bowel Cancer Improvement Programme event 2024. This event is designed to give colleagues across the region an update on the progress, outputs and achievements of the YCRBIP over the past twelve months as well some of the plans for the future.  Our workstream leads...

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Events

Large and Complex Polyp Educational Event

*Please note only waiting list places are now available* Face to face event being held at The Met Hotel, Leeds....

Yorkshire Cancer Research Bowel Cancer Improvement Programme (YCRBCIP) Annual Update Event 2024

Yorkshire Cancer Research Bowel Cancer Improvement Programme Annual Update Event 2024. This is event is designed to give colleagues across...

The needs of older patients’ with colorectal cancer and development of solutions for Yorkshire

A face to face event being held at Cloth Hall Court, Leeds.  This event is designed to discuss the needs...

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