ENT UK HN Cancer Telephone Triage:

Service Evaluation

The ENT UK H&N Cancer Telephone Triage: Service Evaluation, launched 23rd March 2020, with the aim of providing decision aids for managing NEW and FOLLOW UP H&N cancer patients during the COVID-19 pandemic, and assessing the safety of remote triage in this population.

The prospective patient identification period completed on the 13th July 2020.

The project was presented at the BAHNO Annual Scientific Meeting in May 2021 and was published in Cancer in August 2021 and in ClinOtol in May 2022.

Email 2wwtt@entintegrate.co.uk for more info.

Useful links and documents

Registration link (not live)

Excel Data Tool v1.3

Excel Data Tool FINAL SUBMISSION v1.0

User Guide

Protocol v1.2

Data collection periods

1: 23rd March to 17th May 2020 (Interim Report)

2: 18th May to 13th July 2020


The following centres contributed data: