Results 161–180 of 400 for cervical screening in the 'Written Answers'

Written Answers — Health: Human Papillomavirus: Sussex (20 May 2013)

Nicholas Soames: To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what information his Department holds on when all women in (a) Mid Sussex and (b) West Sussex attending for their cervical screen will be tested for HPV as a triage and test-of-cure; (2) when he envisages that women in (a) Mid Sussex and (b) West Sussex will benefit from HPV testing as a primary screen.

Written Answers — Health: Human Papillomavirus (26 Mar 2013)

Anna Soubry: ...were no concerns that administration of Gardasil may increase the risk of pre-cancerous lesions. Cancer rates are monitored through cancer registries. Given the difference in the age at which most cervical cancers occur and the age of routine human papillomavirus (HPV) immunisation, a reduction in cervical cancer incidence is not expected to be seen for at least a decade or more and is...

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer (6 Mar 2013)

Nicholas Soames: To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what advice he has received from the (a) UK National Screening Committee and (b) Advisory Committee on Cervical Screening on the use of HPV testing as a primary screen within the cervical screening programme; (2) what plans he has to introduce HPV testing as a primary screen within the cervical screening programme.

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer (6 Mar 2013)

Nicholas Soames: To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what plans he has to address women aged between 25 and 35 who do not take the opportunity to attend cervical screening; (2) what plans he has to encourage and support women who do not attend cervical screening; (3) what plans he has to address the decline in the number of women attending cervical screening since 2002.

Written Answers — Health: Human Papillomavirus (28 Feb 2013)

Anna Soubry: The aim of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme is to prevent cancers related to HPV. Given the difference in the age at which most cervical cancers occur and the age of routine HPV immunisation, an impact on cervical cancer incidence is not expected to be seen for at least a decade or more and is likely to be seen first in the results from the cervical screening programme...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Health: Human Papillomavirus Vaccination (5 Nov 2012)

Earl Howe: ...and actions to minimise the risk are not possible, consideration would be given to withdrawing it from use. The use of surrogate clinical end points for efficacy of HPV vaccines for prevention of cervical and other HPV related cancers is widely accepted within the scientific community and no robust evidence exists to undermine that concept. Based on currently available evidence, the known...

Written Answers — Health: Cancer and Aortic Aneurysm (10 Jul 2012)

Grahame Morris: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what plans his Department has to continue to (a) monitor and (b) publish statistics on access to screening for (i) cervical cancer, (ii) bowel cancer, (iii) breast cancer and (iv) abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer: Screening (22 May 2012)

Mark Spencer: To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what guidance his Department issues to GPs on treatment of patients aged 20 to 25 who request cervical smear tests; (2) what his policy is on the provision by GPs of cervical smear tests to women aged between 20 and 25 who request them; (3) whether GPs are permitted to refuse cervical smear tests for patients aged between 20 and 25 years who...

Written Answers — Health: Cancer: Screening (8 Mar 2012)

Paul Burstow: All of the national health service cancer screening programmes are based on the best possible evidence. The International Agency for Research on Cancer of the World Health Organisation has recommended breast screening for women aged between 50 and 69 years; that national bowel screening programmes should at least include 60 to 64 year-olds, expanding to younger and older age groups, taking...

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer: Lancashire (5 Mar 2012)

Andrew Stephenson: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many (a) screenings for and (b) deaths from cervical cancer there were in Lancashire in each of the last three years.

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer: Screening (27 Feb 2012)

Dan Jarvis: ...of State for Health (1) with reference to his Department's publication Improving outcomes: a strategy for cancer, what steps he plans to take to highlight the benefits of women attending cervical cancer screening appointments; (2) what plans he has to encourage more women over the age of 50 years to attend cervical cancer screening; and what assessment he has made of the relationship...

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer: East of England (20 Feb 2012)

Brandon Lewis: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many (1) women aged 25 to 64 years in the Great Yarmouth area took up an invitation for cervical cancer screening in each year since 2007; (2) invitations were sent out by NHS Norfolk and Waveney for cervical cancer screenings in each year since 2007.

Written Answers — Health: Pregnancy: Drugs (31 Jan 2012)

Simon Burns: Diethylstilboestrol (DES) is an oestrogenic hormone formerly used in the treatment of threatened miscarriage. In 2002, the Department asked the Advisory Committee for Cervical Screening to consider the need for, and the potential effectiveness of, a publicity campaign to identify DES-exposed women and their children. The Committee advised that proactive campaigning would not help to identify...

Written Answers — Health: NHS: Social Enterprises (2 Nov 2011)

Paul Burstow: ...East of England Bedfordshire Sunnyhill Health Care CIC A range of primary and community services including general medical care services, home visits, minor surgery, ante and post natal care and cervical cytology. East of England Norfolk Horizon Health CIC Primary care services and. management of Long Term Conditions for patients in custodial/offender care environments. East...

Written Answers — Health: Cancer (13 Jul 2011)

Paul Burstow: .... It will set out how obesity will be tackled in the new public health and national health service systems and the role of key partners. An alcohol strategy will follow later this year. The NHS cervical screening programme continues to play an important role in reducing the incidence of cervical cancer in women. The programme prevents cervical cancers by detecting and treating...

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer: Screening (11 Jul 2011)

Nicholas Soames: To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) by what means human papilloma virus testing for triage and test of cure will be introduced into the NHS Cervical Screening Programme; and when it will be available to all eligible women in each region; (2) what the key steps will be to introduce human papilloma virus testing for triage and test of cure into the NHS Cervical Screening Programme...

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer: Screening (14 Jun 2011)

Diane Abbott: To ask the Secretary of State for Health when he expects human papillomavirus testing for triage and test of cure as part of the NHS cervical screening programme to be available to all women who are eligible for it.

Written Answers — Health: Cervical Cancer: Screening (13 Jun 2011)

Diane Abbott: To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will take steps to ensure GP surgeries offer more flexible opening hours for the purposes of increasing the take-up of cervical screening.

Written Answers — Health: Research (24 May 2011)

Simon Burns: ...18 Weeks Performance Sharing Report 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment (RTT) Times Monthly Data Collection 2012 Olympic Delivery Assurance Investment in Mental Health Services for Adults Adult Screening Programme: Breast Cancer (PCT return) (KC63) Adult Screening Programme: Breast Screening (Screening Unit return) (KC62) Adult Screening Programmes: Cervical Screening (KC53) Advisory Committee...

Written Answers — Health: Sexually Transmitted Diseases (27 Apr 2011)

Anne Milton: The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) considered the cost-effectiveness of a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme against cervical cancer, which included assessment of the impact of vaccination on genital warts. A summary of the evidence considered is set out In the JCVI statement on HPV vaccines that is published at:...


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