Breast screening: helping women decide

Published 1 July 2013 Last updated 22 October 2020 + show all updates 22 October 2020Added links and information in the details section. English PDF leaflet removed. 9 May 2019Added HTML version of the leaflet and translations in 10 different languages. 12 February 2019Updated leaflet. 13 December 2018Added new version of 'NHS breast screening: helping you decide (English)' with updated information. 12 June 2018Most recent English version uploaded. 4 May 2017Addition of link to new audio version of leaflet. 27 October 2016Added NHS breast screening: helping you decide (large print). 1 July 2013First published. Source link

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Laboratory guide to screening for CHT in the UK

Published 1 February 2014 Last updated 20 October 2020 + show all updates 20 October 2020Updated the laboratory guide including the screening protocol: removed dated clinical referral guidelines and the requirement to complete ‘affected not detected forms’. Converted content from PDF to HTML to improve accessibility. 29 March 2018Added addendum to guidance valid from 2 April 2018. 1 February 2014First published. Source link

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Down’s syndrome screening quality assurance support service

Public Health England (PHE) commissions the Down’s syndrome screening quality assurance support service (DQASS) to support the NHS fetal anomaly screening programme (FASP). Purpose The main aim of DQASS is to monitor and support the quality and effectiveness of Down’s syndrome (T21), Edwards’ syndrome (T18) and Patau’s syndrome (T13) screening in England. DQASS provides feedback and support to laboratories, sonographers, the Screening Quality Assurance Service (SQAS) and to the NHS FASP. The analyses provided by DQASS are used to improve the performance of the screening programme through feedback on all aspects of the test to laboratories, ultrasound departments and commercial suppliers. The software used to calculate the T21…

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Diabetic eye screening programme: standards

Published 31 May 2019 Last updated 8 October 2020 + show all updates 8 October 2020Amended pathway standard DES-05. 26 July 2019Publication updated and reformatted in line with new consistent format for all NHS population screening standards publications. 31 May 2019First published. Source link

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