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Publications and information manager, NHS Screening Programmes
Well over 100 people involved in abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening throughout the UK took part in a national research day in Leicester.
The NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme is again joining forces with the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) in April to hold the fourth national diabetic eye screening conference.
Today (4 January) is World Braille Day, which is celebrated annually on the birthday of Braille inventor, Louis Braille.
Informed choice is one of the most important principles at the heart of screening.
We aim to ensure NHS screening programmes are equally accessible to everyone who is eligible for testing.
The NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme offers everyone aged 12 or over who has diabetes an annual screening test for diabetic retinopathy.
Providing information and support to surveillance patients is one of the most important responsibilities of local abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening services.
Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening is effective and cost effective in detecting and treating men with AAAs.
All organisations providing NHS care and / or adult social care must now follow the Accessible Information Standard in full.