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Estimates of worldwide burden of cancer in 2008: GLOBOCAN 2008
TLDR
The results for 20 world regions are presented, summarizing the global patterns for the eight most common cancers, and striking differences in the patterns of cancer from region to region are observed.
Cancer Statistics in Korea: Incidence, Mortality and Survival in 2006-2007
TLDR
The nationwide cancer statistics in this paper will provide essential data for cancer research and evidence-based health policy in Korea and notable improvement has been observed in the 5-yr relative survival rates for most major cancers and for all cancer combined, with the exception of pancreatic cancer.
Nationwide cancer incidence in Korea, 1999~2001; first result using the national cancer incidence database.
TLDR
This is the first attempt to determine the national cancer incidence in Korea and this data will be useful to plan for research and national cancer control in Korea.
Epidemiology of cholangiocarcinoma: An update focusing on risk factors
(Cancer Sci 2010; 101: 579–585)
National cancer incidence for the year 2002 in Korea.
TLDR
The National Cancer Incidence Database was started and the annual percent change of cancer cases increased by 4.8% during 1999 approximately 2002, reflecting the increase in prostate cancer for males and breast and thyroid cancer in females during 2002.
Cancer incidence in five continents. Volume VII.
Variations in the age‐specific curves of human papillomavirus prevalence in women worldwide
TLDR
The substantial differences observed in age‐specific curves of HPV prevalence between populations may have a variety of explanations, however, underline that great caution should be used in inferring the natural history of HPV from age-specific prevalences.
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