Breast screening: digital mammography quality control

This publication sets out the quality control procedures for digital mammography in the NHS breast screening programme.

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Procedures to ensure digital mammography equipment meets national standards for breast screening.

The document includes information about:

  • monitor checks
  • weekly image quality tests
  • printer checks
  • image archiving in mobile units
Published 1 February 2007
Last updated 31 August 2016 + show all updates
  1. Withdrew document.
  2. First published.