Publications

Download Management of women with breast cancer symptoms resource

Management of women with breast cancer symptoms

March, 2007
Women who have symptoms of breast cancer are sometimes referred to BreastScreen Aotearoa (BSA) by their GP, or self refer to the programme. However, this has a number of risks, including that the breast cancer may not be detected by a mammogram and that there will be a delay in the diagnosis of breast cancer. Dr Madeleine Wall, Clinical Leader, BreastScreen Aotearoa.

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Download High Grade Squamous Intra-epithelial Lesions (HSIL) in New Zealand resource

High Grade Squamous Intra-epithelial Lesions (HSIL) in New Zealand

March, 2007
A key objective of the National Cervical Screening Programme (NCSP) is to reduce the incidence of cervical cancer by detecting precancerous high grade squamous intra-epithelial lesions (HSIL). Monitoring trends in HSIL detection is critical to understanding the epidemiology of cervical cancer in New Zealand and to evaluating the performance of the NCSP.

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Download Workforce Development - A National Approach to Recruitment and Retention of Medical Radiation Technologists and Radiologists resource

Workforce Development - A National Approach to Recruitment and Retention of Medical Radiation Technologists and Radiologists

February, 2007
This overview of workforce development for BreastScreen Aotearoa (BSA) Medical Radiation Technologists (MRTs) and radiologists is part of the wider workforce initiatives for health professionals within the Ministry of Health.

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