SiiMA Rastreios

Breast Cancer

Management of breast cancer screening circuit with total data integration generated by different systems and entities:

  • Identification and selection of targeted population by criteria (gender, age, background,...)
  • Invitation for mammography in the Health Care Centres
  • Intgration with results from the Pathological Anatomy Laboratory
  • Referral to specialty medical appointments
  • Availability of reports to doctor and patient
  • Referral to surgery (if necessary)
  • Follow-up

Annually, about 4500 new cases of breast cancer are detected and 1500 women die from this illness

(source: Liga Portuguesa Contra o Cancro)