Photodynamic therapy for skin and mucosal cancer

Medical Services Advisory Committee
Record ID 31999009753
Authors' objectives:

This report summarises the assessment of current evidence for photodynamic therapy in the treatment of skin and mucosal cancer.

Authors' recommendations: Since there is currently insufficient evidence pertaining to photodynamic therapy, MSAC recommended that public funding should not be supported at this time for this procedure.
Authors' methods: Systematic review
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 1999
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Australia
MeSH Terms
  • Mucous Membrane
  • Photochemotherapy
  • Skin Neoplasms
Organisation Name: Medical Services Advisory Committee
Contact Address: MSAC (MDP 107), GPO Box 9848, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia. Tel: +61 2 6289 6811; Fax: +61 2 6289 8799.
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