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a diagnostic procedure to detect breast tumors by the use of X rays

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The PROCAS 2 research project, which is being run within the National Health Service Breast Screening Programme Project (NHSBSP), will implement Volpara Solutions' VolparaDensity software, the company announced on Wednesday.
If the PHCC mobile breast screening bus never came to campus, I would have never had a mammogram.
Implementing a breast screening solution on a national scale is an exceptional IT project.
Figures released by the Scottish Government show the number of women going for breast screening has dropped to 71.
We know breast screening reduces deaths from breast cancer but there are some risks associated with attending screening as well.
Hughes "We know breast screening reduces deaths from breast cancer but there are some risks associated with attending screening as well.
Data reveals that the proportion of women in England attending breast screening after their first invitation is at a decade low.
Dr Yasmin Khan, associate medical director for Yorkshire and the Humber, said: "We understand that any type of medical testing can be daunting, but breast screening is a prime example of how a quick, painless test can save your life.
The review, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, broadly agreed with the overall conclusions of the 2012 Independent Review of Breast Screening in the UK, commissioned by Cancer Research UK and the Department of Health.
Breast Test Wales, the NHS breast screening service, will run the screening from June 8 to 20 at 18 Cathedral Road.
Figures released to the Sunday Mercury show that nearly threequarters of all women aged 50-70 respond to two-yearly invitations from the NHS Breast Screening Programme.
A FUNDRAISING drive has been launched for a new breast screening unit in Coventry.
Under this contract expansion, financial details of which were not available, the breast screening centres in the region will benefit immediately from the existing centralised PACS facilitating efficient image handling and information sharing across all of Northern Ireland.
So, breast screening will cost 15 thsd drams (about $37) during the
MORE than three quarters of women in the North East take up breast screening invitations, new figures have revealed.