Cancer Management in Africa: The Burden of Late Presentation and the Case for Cancer Awareness

@inproceedings{Mgbakor2014CancerMI,
  title={Cancer Management in Africa: The Burden of Late Presentation and the Case for Cancer Awareness},
  author={Anthony Chukwura Mgbakor and Anthony Okechukwu Ogbonna and Kingsley Chidi Oranusi and Jerome Emeka Azike},
  year={2014}
}
4 Abstract: Cancer was at a time thought to be rare in Africa because of lack of the necessary personnel, hospitals and equipments to manage the cases which, for different reasons, also rarely got to the few existing health centers. Presently cancer, which is a global epidemic and is not limited to any category of people, is not only present in Africa but generally gets to health centres at advanced stages due mainly to lack of cancer awareness. Its frequency is even expected to rise rapidly… CONTINUE READING

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