Cervical cancer mortality trends in Brazil, 1981-2006.

  title={Cervical cancer mortality trends in Brazil, 1981-2006.},
  author={Gulnar Azevedo e Silva and V{\^a}nia Reis Girianelli and Carmen Justina Gamarra and Maria Teresa Bustamante-Teixeira},
  journal={Cadernos de saude publica},
  volume={26 12},
The aim of this study was to describe cervical cancer mortality trends in Brazil for the period 1981-2006. Cervical cancer mortality was corrected on the basis of proportional redistribution of the deaths from "malignant neoplasm of uterus, part unspecified". Time trends were evaluated by means of simple linear regression. After correction, cervical cancer… CONTINUE READING