Clinical performance assessment and training across radiology, pathology and surgery.

EUSOBI Conference 2023

Prof Yan Chen presented at the European Society of Breast Imaging (EUSOBI) Conference 2023 in the Screening Session on Thursday 28th September on the subject of Quality Assurance and PERFORMS. The key point of her speech was the contribution of the PERFORMS scheme in...

Quality assurance for a future National Screening Programme

Dr Yan Chen presented at BTOG 2023 in the BTOG Respiratory/Radiology Symposium at 11:00 on Wednesday 26th on the subject of Quality assurance for a future national screening programme.  You can access all the videos and presentations from 21st BTOG Annual Conference...

Italian Conference of Breast Imaging Prize

We are very excited to let you know that our work entitled ‘Effectiveness of percutaneous vacuum-assisted excision (VAE) of breast lesions of uncertain malignant potential (B3 lesions) as an alternative to open surgical biopsy’ won the first prize as the best...

PERFORMS Updates

PERFORMS Performance in the UK breast screening programme has been heavily audited as part of the quality assurance process since the screening programme began in 1988, as we know this drives improvements.  A pivotal part of this process is PERFORMS (Personal...