[The risk of cancer in the Netherlands].

@article{Kiemeney2008TheRO,
  title={[The risk of cancer in the Netherlands].},
  author={Lambertus A Kiemeney and F A M O Lemmers and Rob Henricus Andreas Verhoeven and Katja K. H. Aben and Cora Honing and Jascha de Nooijer and Petra Huberdina Maria Peeters and Otto Visser and Femke A Vlems},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde},
  year={2008},
  volume={152 41},
  pages={2233-41}
}
OBJECTIVE Calculation of valid and detailed risks of cancer from, and up to, specific ages for inhabitants of the Netherlands. DESIGN Secondary analyses of cancer incidence and mortality rates. METHOD Gender and age-specific incidence rates of 56 different types of cancer were obtained from the Netherlands Cancer Registry. Gender and age-specific mortality rates were obtained from Statistics Netherlands. Using survival charts, risks of cancer were calculated from all ages and up to all ages… CONTINUE READING