Breast screening: information leaflets

Use these documents to inform patients about the NHS breast screening programme.

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Order leaflets directly using the APS online ordering portal:

If you have any problems ordering from the site please call or email.

Please allow 10 working days for leaflets to arrive after placing an order.


An information flyer for women diagnosed with breast cancer between screening appointments is available as part of the breast screening interval cancers and duty of candour toolkit.

An information leaflet for women and a poster for GP practices about AgeX (the breast screening age extension trial) are available from the University of Oxford AgeX website.

  1. Breast screening: helping women decide
  2. Breast screening for women aged 71 or over
  3. Breast screening: partial or incomplete mammography
  4. Breast screening: breast implant guidelines
  5. Breast screening: easy guide
  6. Breast screening: higher risk women
  7. Breast screening: awareness posters
  8. NHS population screening: information for transgender people
Published 1 June 2015
Last updated 19 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added: Breast screening for women aged 71 or over.

  2. Added ' information for transgender people' document.

  3. Updated print provider details.

  4. Added link to duty of candour toolkit for interval cancers public information flyer.

  5. Added new leaflet 'Breast screening: Over 70? You are still entitled to breast screening'.

  6. Added 'Breast screening: partial or incomplete mammography' to the collection.

  7. Addition of breast screening awareness posters to collection

  8. New publication ordering details added.

  9. First published.