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NHS population screening explained

Authors/ source/ publisher
Public Health England
Date added to library 05 February 2018
Year published
2018
Abstract
Public Health England (PHE) have published this guide, which sets out what NHS population screening is, how it works and its limitations. 
 
Screening is the process of identifying healthy people who may have an increased chance of a disease or condition.