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  1. Population based survival rates for childhood cancer in Britain, 1980-91.

    Article - En anglais

    Objectives-To investigate the survival of children with cancer diagnosed during 1980-91 in order to assess the impact of developments in medical care on a population basis.

    Design-Retrospective cobort study

    Setting-Great Britain.

    Subjects-14 973 children with cancer diagnosed during 1980-91 and included in the population based National Registry of Childhood Tumours.

    Main outcome measures-Actuarial survival rates


    For all cancers combined, two year survival increased from 66% to 76% between 1980-2 and 1989-91, and five year survival increased from 57% to 65% between 1980-2 and 1986-8.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur maligne, Hémopathie maligne, Survie, Epidémiologie, Enfant, Grande Bretagne, Homme, Royaume Uni, Europe

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Malignant tumor, Malignant hemopathy, Survival, Epidemiology, Child, Great Britain, Human, United Kingdom, Europe

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 95-0173692

    Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 09/06/1995.