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Published: 15 February 2007

286 Pages | numerous line drawings and tables


ISBN: 9780198520702

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Childhood Cancer in Britain

Incidence, survival, mortality

Charles Stiller

  • Brings together years of unique research in one place
  • The first book to use the International Classification of Childhood Cancer, taking account of more recent pathological knowledge than other classifications
  • Detailed presentation of incidence and survival data derived from very large population-based studies, serving as a baseline for comparative studies
  • Extensive use of graphs that highlight the differences between diagnostic groups in patterns of incidence and progress in survival
  • Clinical progress over the past 40 years demonstrated by the increase in survival rates

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