The Screening Program is aimed at women aged 50 to 69, residents in our area of reference, who do not have a personal history of breast cancer or hereditary cancer. Unless a neoplasm, or other at-risk injury is diagnosed, follow-up is offered within the program until age 69.
The program is characterized by offering equity, quality, as well as process evaluation and results on a regular basis.
- Letter of presentation of the Program
- After a few days or weeks, a citation letter is sent with day and time, which can be changed by phone or email.
Method and periodicity of screening
It offers a digital mammography of double projection (oblique and craniofacial) every two years. After mammography, if necessary, other complementary tests are performed deferred.