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Cancer: Drugs

Question for Department of Health

UIN 13276, tabled on 26 October 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 15 October 2015 to Question 11044, what criteria NHS England plans to use in deciding which treatments remain on the Cancer Drugs Fund.

Answered on

2 November 2015

The criteria for reviewing the drugs on the national Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) list is outlined in NHS England’s publishedCDF Standard Operating Procedure which is available at:


www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/pe/cdf/

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care