Epidemiology of gynaecological cancers

Memon, Anjum and El-Turki, Aisha Epidemiology of gynaecological cancers. In: Shafi, M I (ed.) Gynaecological oncology for the MRCOG. Cambridge University Press, pp. 1-10. (Accepted)

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Gynaecological cancers encompass a diverse group of tumours with different epidemiological and pathological features, clinical presentations, pathology, and treatment strategies. This chapter aims to provide an overview of basic concepts in cancer epidemiology and to describe the global patterns and trends in incidence and mortality, aetiology, and prevention of the five main types of gynaecological cancer.

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: Brighton and Sussex Medical School > Primary Care and Public Health
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine > RA0440 Study and teaching. Research
Depositing User: Anjum Memon
Date Deposited: 10 Jan 2018 12:54
Last Modified: 10 Jan 2018 12:54
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/72720

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