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Extension of the NHS Breast Cancer Screening Programme (VSA09)

  • Document type:
    Dear colleague letter
  • Author:
    Professor Ann Keen, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health
  • Published date:
    25 March 2010
  • Publication format:
    A4 electronic only
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Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Health Professor Ann Keen has written to NHS Trust Chairs about the granting of ethical approval for the randomisation of the expansion of the breast screening programme to women aged 47-49 and 71-73, along with the importance of conversion to digital mammography.

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