Conducted under PHCC's National Breast and Bowel Screening Programme
, the workshop was the first of its kind for the banking industry in Qatar - helping increase levels of knowledge and stressing the importance of early screening, Commercial Bank said in a press statement.
ALL men in Wales aged 65 and registered with a doctor will be invited to take part in a new screening programme
THE Healthy Heart Check Workplace Screening Programme
was launched in 2009 and started with only a small team of NHS nurses who carried out the checks.
HEALTH bosses in the city have issued a legal challenge in a bid to keep the running of a pioneering eye screening programme
credited with saving the sight of thousands in-house.
Summary: Millions of pounds of taxpayers' money has been wasted on a screening programme
for chlamydia, auditors have said.
Run by the National Health Service, the breast screening programme
provides free checks every three years for all women in the UK aged between 50 and 70.
Just over 30 per cent of women aged 25 to 30 in the county are not taking part in the cervical screening programme
, set up 20 years ago this week.
A new screening programme
to prevent diabetics becoming blind was launched at a Staffordshire hospital yesterday.
MORE than 150 lives a year could be saved by a national bowel cancer screening programme
to be launched in Scotland, it was claimed yesterday.
It bas been suggested that the financial and psychosocial costs of the UK national cervical screening programme
are too great to justify the reduction in mortality achieved.
Dr Jenny Hopwood is head of a chlamydia screening programme
in Wirral which has been screening patients since 1999.