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Population screening programmes: leaflets and how to order them

Leaflets to support NHS population screening programmes, and guidance on how to order them.

Guidance on ordering leaflets

  1. How to order population screening leaflets

Cross-programme leaflets

Screening tests for you and your baby

Orders for this leaflet are limited to one copy per pregnant woman to be handed over during the antenatal clinic.

Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening leaflets

Orders for these leaflets are limited to one copy for each individual per screening appointment or result.

  1. Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening: invitation leaflet
  2. Monitoring your small abdominal aortic aneurysm
  3. Monitoring your medium abdominal aortic aneurysm
  4. Screening results: large abdominal aortic aneurysm

Bowel cancer screening leaflets

Orders for these leaflets are limited to one copy for each individual per screening appointment or result.

  1. Bowel cancer screening: benefits and risks
  2. Bowel cancer screening: colonoscopy
  3. Bowel cancer screening: having a CT colonography (CTC) scan
  4. Bowel cancer screening kit: how to use
  5. Bowel scope screening: colonoscopy
  6. Bowel scope screening test: what it is

Breast screening leaflets

Orders for these leaflets are limited to one copy for each individual per screening appointment or result.

  1. Breast screening: age extension trial
  2. Breast screening for women over 70
  3. Breast screening: helping women decide

Cervical screening leaflets

Orders for these leaflets are limited to one copy for each individual per screening invitation/appointment or result.

  1. Cervical screening: colposcopy
  2. Cervical screening: HPV primary screening
  3. Cervical screening: leaflet for women considering screening

Diabetic eye screening leaflets

Orders for these leaflets are limited to one copy per individual per screening invitation/appointment or result.

  1. Diabetic eye screening: description in brief
  2. Diabetic retinopathy: monitoring and treatment
  3. Diabetic retinopathy: description in brief
  4. Diabetic eye screening: slit lamp examination

Fetal anomaly screening leaflets

Newborn screening leaflets

Infectious diseases in pregnancy screening leaflets

  1. Hepatitis B: explaining the screening result
  2. HIV: explaining the screening result
  3. Syphilis: explaining the screening result

Sickle cell and thalassaemia screening leaflets

  1. Baby carries a gene for sickle cell: description in brief
  2. Baby carries a gene for unusual haemoglobin: description in brief
  3. Baby at risk of having sickle cell disease: description in brief
  4. Baby at risk of having thalassaemia: description in brief
  5. Beta thalassaemia carrier: description in brief
  6. Delta beta thalassaemia carrier: description in brief
  7. Family origin questionnaire: sickle cell and thalassaemia screening
  8. Haemoglobin C carrier: description in brief
  9. Haemoglobin D carrier: description in brief
  10. Haemoglobin E carrier: description in brief
  11. Haemoglobin lepore carrier: description in brief
  12. Haemoglobin O Arab carrier: description in brief
  13. Sickle cell and thalassaemia screening: information for fathers
  14. Sickle cell disease: managing the condition
Published 1 January 2015
Last updated 7 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added 'How to order population screening leaflets', 'Fetal anomaly screening: 18 to 20 week scan tear-off pad', 'Twin pregnancies: second trimester screening for Down’s syndrome' and 'Diabetic eye screening: slit lamp examination' to the collection.
  2. Added early pregnancy scan leaflet.
  3. Change of national print provider from Harlow to APS Ltd
  4. Some PHE Screening leaflets are past their published review dates. We have established that the content of these leaflets is still accurate so they are still appropriate for use. We have added a statement to clarify this to this publication.
  5. Added 2 description in brief leaflets for: baby at risk of sickle cells and baby at risk of thalassaemia.
  6. Added information for transgender people leaflet.
  7. New easy read versions of 'Screening tests for you and your baby' added to document collection.
  8. Addition of new CVS and amniocentesis diagnostic tests leaflet to collection.
  9. Added link to PHE Screening publications production and review process.
  10. Added private screening leaflet.
  11. First published.