[1990-1992 mortality of stomach cancer in China].

  title={[1990-1992 mortality of stomach cancer in China].},
  author={Xiudi Sun and Ren Mu and Youshang Zhou and Xudong Dai and Youlin Qiao and Siwei Zhang and Xiaomei Huangfu and Jie Sun and Liandi Li and Fengzhu Lu},
  journal={Zhonghua zhong liu za zhi [Chinese journal of oncology]},
  volume={24 1},
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of stomach cancer on the Chinese population by epidemiological analysis of its mortality distribution. METHODS 1990-1992 data on stomach cancer mortality collected by sampling survey involved one tenth of the total Chinese population. RESULTS The crude mortality rate of stomach cancer in China was 25.2 per 10(5) (32.8 per 10(5) for males and 17.0 per 10(5) for females), which comprised 23.2% of the total cancer deaths from 1990 to 1992, making stomach cancer… CONTINUE READING