World Health Organization
Cancer Incidence in Five Continents - Volume IX
IARC Scientific Publication, No 160
- The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
Numerous experts and diligent professionals and worked tirelessly to collect the data presented in Cancer Incidence in Five Continents. Surgeons, oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, radiotherapists, epidemiologists, statisticians, coding clerks and many other staff from different specialist backgrounds engaged in medical practice and medical records, contribute to the accurate diagnosis and coding of cancer.
Their combined work is summarised in the pages of this volume. Cancer Incidence in Five Continents has become the world-renowned leading reference source on the incidence of cancer in populations around the world. The ninth volume has a wider coverage than before presenting data from around the year 2000 (ideally the period 1998-2002) not only for entire populations but also for sub-populations living in the same geographic area.
This new volume presents incidence data from populations all over the world for which good quality data are available. Scanning through the information gives a clear presentation of the changing cancer patterns worldwide. The nine volumes of Cancer Incidence in Five Continents now cover a period of approximately forty years. This new data is designed for maximum usability.
The work of numerous global healthcare professionals
The leading resource for global cancer incidence
Wider coverage than ever before with data for entire populations and sub-populations
Together the nine volumes cover over forty years of data.
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