Symposium mammography

30 september 2017

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Focus on quality

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Breast cancer

Early detection is key in the treatment of breast cancer. By order of the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), the LRCB performs several tasks within the breast cancer screening programme. For example, we periodically carry out audits, to monitor people and equipment. On the physico-technical side we perform quality control measurements on the imaging systems.

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Tuberculosis

To continuously improve the quality of early diagnosis, prevention and treatment of tuberculosis the LRCB performs, by order of the GGD GHOR Nederland and on behalf of all GGD’s (Community Health Services), quality assurance for the radiological part of TB screening, which requires a license. For this screening we periodically carry out audits, to monitor people and equipment. On the physico-technical side we perform quality control measurements on the imaging systems.

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About LRCB

The LRCB is a knowledge driven organization. We aim for optimal medical and physico-technical quality of screening programmes. Our experts both supervise and contribute. The LRCB optimizes and guarantees knowledge, methods and technology. In this way we continuously improve the quality of early diagnosis, prevention and treatment of breast cancer and tuberculosis.

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