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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-19111: Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 28 September 2018

To ask the Scottish Government, in light of the 2016 review by Healthcare Improvement Scotland, which found that nearly 4,000 women had not been sent screening invitations, how many of the women affected attended their follow-up screening appointments when invited.

Answered by: Joe FitzPatrick 29 October 2018

62% of women affected arranged an appointment for breast screening with 49% of women attending for their appointment.