Quality determinants of organized breast cancer screening programs in Canada

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Health Canada, Public Health Agency of Canada
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies requirements and conditions for high-quality breast cancer screening. Addresses issues related to the client-centred approach, promotion of and recruitment into the program, retention, quality of mammography, reporting of results, communication of results, follow-up and diagnostic workup, and program evaluation. Also presents, as special projects, results of a survey on quality assurance in Canadian breast screening programs, and details of a proposed study on radiologists’ performance in Canada.

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ISBN 0662339843 (Print)
ISBN 0662339851 (Online)