Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/143010
Title:
CervicalCheck programme report 2009-2010
Authors:
National Cancer Screening Service (NCSS)
Affiliation:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Publisher:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Issue Date:
22-Sep-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/143010
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The National Cancer Screening Service (NCSS) has published (Thursday 22nd September) the CervicalCheck Programme Report 2009-2010. The report provides screening statistics for the second year of the programme’s operation, 1 September 2009–31 August 2010. In addition, the report provides an overview of activity and developments within CervicalCheck, up to the time of publication. The National Cancer Screening Service is part of the HSE's National Cancer Control Programme. The overall aim of CervicalCheck is to reduce the incidence rate of cervical cancer by detecting changes on the cells of the cervix before become cancerous. Since its launch on 1 September 2008, CervicalCheck has proved successful, with an average 1,000 women availing of a free smear test per day during the first two years of operation.
Keywords:
CERVICAL CANCER; CANCER SCREENING

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorNational Cancer Screening Service (NCSS)en
dc.date.accessioned2011-09-23T15:45:50Z-
dc.date.available2011-09-23T15:45:50Z-
dc.date.issued2011-09-22-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/143010-
dc.descriptionThe National Cancer Screening Service (NCSS) has published (Thursday 22nd September) the CervicalCheck Programme Report 2009-2010. The report provides screening statistics for the second year of the programme’s operation, 1 September 2009–31 August 2010. In addition, the report provides an overview of activity and developments within CervicalCheck, up to the time of publication. The National Cancer Screening Service is part of the HSE's National Cancer Control Programme. The overall aim of CervicalCheck is to reduce the incidence rate of cervical cancer by detecting changes on the cells of the cervix before become cancerous. Since its launch on 1 September 2008, CervicalCheck has proved successful, with an average 1,000 women availing of a free smear test per day during the first two years of operation.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
dc.subjectCERVICAL CANCERen
dc.subjectCANCER SCREENINGen
dc.titleCervicalCheck programme report 2009-2010en
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
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