Adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus: incidence and survival rates in New South Wales, 1972-2005.

@article{Stavrou2009AdenocarcinomaOT,
  title={Adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus: incidence and survival rates in New South Wales, 1972-2005.},
  author={Efty P. Stavrou and Heather J. McElroy and Deborah F. Baker and G. Stevenson Smith and James F. Bishop},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={2009},
  volume={191 6},
  pages={310-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate trends in the incidence of adenocarcinoma (AC) of the oesophagus in New South Wales, factors associated with a diagnosis of AC, and factors associated with survival of patients with AC. DESIGN AND SETTING We examined all cases of invasive oesophageal cancer recorded in the NSW Central Cancer Registry from 1972 to 2005. The Accessibility/Remoteness Index of Australia was used to assess geographical remoteness and the Index of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage to… CONTINUE READING

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