Trends in eye cancer mortality among adults in the USA and England and Wales.
Trends in eye cancer mortality are presented for the USA and England and Wales during the period 1955 89.
Mortality rates have fallen by 58% in the USA during this period.
The fall in mortality is paralleled by an equal fall in incidence rates in the USA.
In England and Wales, mortality rates and incidence rates have remained relatively constant during the last three decades.
The explanation for these differences between the USA and England and Wales is unknown.
Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur maligne, Oeil, Mortalité, Epidémiologie, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Angleterre, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe, Pays de Galles, Incidence, Adulte, Homme, Oeil pathologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Malignant tumor, Eye, Mortality, Epidemiology, United States, North America, America, England, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Europe, Wales, Incidence, Adult, Human, Eye disease
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0035934
Code Inist : 002B09B. Création : 21/05/1997.