The materials below are designed to help healthcare professionals recognise the signs and symptoms that may be indicative of brain tumours in children and young people (up to the age of 18).
Decision support tool
The decision support tool, based on the Diagnosis of Brain Tumours in Children guideline, gives guidance on when to reassure, review/refer or scan a child presenting with brain tumour symptoms.
The Diagnosis of Brain Tumours in Children guideline is an evidence-based guideline to assist healthcare professionals in the assessment of children presenting with symptoms and signs that may be due to a brain tumour.
The downloadable healthcare resources have been designed to help healthcare professionals improve their knowledge of brain tumour presentation in children and teenagers and include a quick reference guide and sub-specialty poster.