Cervical cancer cases declining in Brunei

The number of cervical cancer cases in Brunei has decreased with the Ministry of Health’s (MoH) initiatives, such as pap smear test registration system, Liquid-Based Cytology (LBC) system, vaccination programmes in schools and the setting up of a national guideline for standardisation of screening and patient management said Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar during the 73rd World Health Assembly Resumed Session held virtually from November 9 to 13. More details in Sunday’s Borneo Bulletin.