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Supporting women with learning disabilities during breast cancer diagnosis in Ireland

Learning Disability Practice

evidence & practice

As women grow older, they are at increased risk of developing breast cancer. Evidence suggests that more breast examinations are being carried out, yet the low...

The screen team

04 June 2008

Nursing Standard

General article

Breast cancer screening take-up is very low among women with a learning disability. Nurses in Leeds are trying to change the situation.
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