Breast screening: mammography imaging equipment evaluation

Procedures to assess the quality of mammographic x-ray equipment used in NHS breast screening.

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This publication explains the protocol for assessing mammography imaging equipment.

It includes information about:

  • choosing equipment to evaluate
  • evaluating staff workloads
  • selecting time periods to assess
Published 1 May 2007
Last updated 31 August 2016 + show all updates
  1. Withdrew document.
  2. First published.