Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS)


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Advisory Panel

Dianne Passmore
Superintendent Radiographer, North London Breast Screening Services
Fiona Kennedy
Health Psychologist, University of the West of England
Hazel Thornton
Interview participant
Jane Harrington
Interview participant
Joan Austoker
Director, Cancer Research UK Primary Care Education Research Group, Reader in Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford
Julie Evans
Senior Researcher, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
Julietta Patnick
Director, NHS Cancer Screening Programmes
Karen Clements
Manager, Sloane Project
Kieran Horgan
Breast surgeon, Leeds Hopsital; Hon. Secretary of the Association of Breast Surgery
Michael J Michell
Consultant Radiologist, King’s College Hospital, London
Rachel Ballinger
Sociologist, University of Sussex
Sue Ziebland
Research Director, Health Experiences Research Group
Tara Beaumont
Clinical nurse specialist, Breast Cancer Care

Health Experiences Research Group would like to thank all the participants and health professionals who helped us with this research.

Supported by:
NHS Breast Screening Programme

Grant holders:
Sue Ziebland
Ann McPherson


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