Cervical cancer in Central and South America: Burden of disease and status of disease control.

@article{Murillo2016CervicalCI,
  title={Cervical cancer in Central and South America: Burden of disease and status of disease control.},
  author={Ra{\'u}l Hernando Murillo and Rolando Herrero and M Dolores Saco Sierra and David Forman},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 Suppl 1},
  pages={S121-S130}
}
RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVE More than 20 years after cytology-based screening was introduced in Central and South America (CSA), cervical cancer remains a leading cause of cancer incidence and mortality in the region. Although several population-based registries exist in the region, few comprehensive analyses have been conducted to describe the status of cervical cancer control. METHODS Population-based data from cancer registries in 13 countries and mortality data from 18 countries in CSA were… CONTINUE READING
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