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BreastScreen Australia monitoring report 2012-2013

Posted on: 19 October, 2015
Issue: Vol 15 No 4, October 2015 – December 2015
Related to Deaths Cancer Health measurement Health services Women

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2015)
BreastScreen Australia monitoring report 2012-2013
Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

This report is the latest annual monitoring report for BreastScreen Australia on breast cancer in Australia. It provides preliminary participation data for 2013-2014 and final data for 2012-2013 along with the latest available data on breast cancer incidence and mortality, including data for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women.

The report presents the latest national data against the following eight BreastScreen Australia performance indicators:

  • participation
  • rescreening
  • recall to assessment
  • invasive breast cancer detection
  • ductal carcinoma in situ detection
  • interval cancers and program sensitivity
  • invasive breast cancer and ductal carcinoma in situ incidence
  • mortality.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

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