Patient survival for all cancers combined as indicator of cancer control in Europe

Arduino Verdecchia, Paolo Baili, Alberto Quaglia, Ian Kunkler, Roberta Ciampichini, Franco Berrino, Andrea Micheli

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Abstract / Description of output

EUROCARE found marked differences in cancer survival across European populations, provoking extensive discussion as to the cause. We investigated the influence of socioeconomic indicators on survival, making use of the indicator population-based age-standardized and cancer site-standardized relative survival for all cancers combined (all cancer survival).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)527-32
Number of pages6
JournalEuropean Journal of Public Health
Volume18
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2008

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • Europe
  • Female
  • Health Status Indicators
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Neoplasms
  • Regression Analysis
  • Social Class
  • Survival Analysis

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