The National Cancer Intelligence Network
The NCIN is a UK-wide initiative, working to drive improvements in standards of cancer care and clinical outcomes by improving and using the information collected about cancer patients for analysis, publication and research. Find out more about NCIN.
The NCIN prepares a wide range of reports and information, all of which are available to download.
You can browse for particular types of publication, see details of our work on particular types of cancer, or search the website for specific information.
In January 2013 the COSD replaced the previous National Cancer Dataset as the new national standard for reporting cancer in the NHS in England. Please see the Background to the COSD for information on it's inception.
Information Standards Notice regarding confirmed COSD changes now published.
- New FIGO Staging from 1st January 2014.
Find out how to get involved in a pilot project to test the feasibility of SNOMED CT.
Revised Conformance Framework published.
2014 COSD submission schedule is now available.