THE INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF ADULT SCREENING PROGRAMMES - OCTOBER 2019 - ENGLAND ONLY

THE INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF ADULT SCREENING PROGRAMMES

The NHS commissioned a review of all screening programmes, the review was published in November 2019 and was led by Professor Sir Mike Richards.

The screening programmes for abdominal aortic aneurysm, bowel cancer, breast cancer, cervical cancer, and diabetic eye screening have generic and specific requirements and the full Independant review document is published online and can be found here.

The general recommendations are outlined in the document link below, together with the recommendations for cervical screening. The BSCCP will collaborate with the NHS screening programmes to ensure that these recommendations are adopted within cervical screening

Please note the Report covers England Only.

Summary of the Screening Recommendations - October 2019