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Cancer trends: no.1, December 2009: recent trends in lung cancer
National Cancer Registry Ireland (NCRI)
Cancer of the bronchus and lung is the third most common cancer (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) in Ireland overall, and the second most common in both men and women. It is the commonest cause of death from cancer (1623 deaths in 2006). While the number of cases is increasing for both sexes, by 5% annually for women and by 1% for men, the age-standardised incidence rates for men have been falling, while those for women are rising
Keyword(s): LUNG CANCER; DATA ANALYSIS
Publication Date:
2009
Type: Other
Peer-Reviewed: Unknown
Language(s): English
Institution: Lenus
Publisher(s): National Cancer Registry Ireland (NCRI)
Related Link(s): http://www.ncri.ie/
First Indexed: 2016-04-23 07:01:35 Last Updated: 2016-05-26 06:01:43