Statements

Lung cancer screening using low-dose computed tomography (2015)

The Australian Government Department of Health's Standing Committee on Screening has considered lung cancer screening and prepared a position statement on lung cancer screening using low-dose computed tomography.

Position Statement on Breast Density and Screening within the BreastScreen Australia Program (2016)

BreastScreen Australia has  announced a position statement on breast density and screening within the BreastScreen Australia program

For further information on breast screening go to BreastScreen Australia.
 

TGA breast implant web statement (2016)

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has released a web statement on anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) in women with breast implants.

Visit www.tga.ov.au for further information.

Statement on e-cigarettes in Australia (2018)

Based on current evidence, the potential benefit of e-cigarettes on smoking cessation is not established, and there is increasing evidence of health harms. Accordingly, the undersigned health and medical organisations support a precautionary approach to the promotion and availability of e-cigarettes in Australia.