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# national-cancer-control-programme - Friday 19 April, 2013

Combination of MRI and mammography could improve breast cancer detection

Mammography is the primary breast imaging method used for screening in Ireland but MRI is more sensitive and improves detection rates.

# national-cancer-control-programme - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Stronger breast cancer surveillance will reduce health service costs - report

A report published by HIQA today recommends annual scans for women who have an elevated risk due to familial or genetic factors.

# national-cancer-control-programme - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Invasive cancers to more than double by 2030 - Irish Cancer Registry

The National Cancer Control Programme believe that proper measures can help increase Ireland’s cancer survival rate by 10 per cent.

# national-cancer-control-programme - Friday 24 February, 2012

New national cancer drug fund in pipeline

However, finding the finance for that fund won’t be easy, the NCCP’s director warns.