Nowadays innovative supportive measures enable oncological diseases to be treated not only in hospitals, but on an outpatient basis in specialist cancer centres – under the supervision of experienced oncologists.
Outpatient treatment is patient-friendly and effective as well as being good economically. (s. Klose et al. Novel care conception for cancer patients in Germany. 31. German Cancer Congress 2014)We regard it as our responsibility to optimise the quality of oncological health care. The focus being on clinical studies and health care research.