Colorectal cancer mortality in Hong Kong of China, Japan, South Korea, and Singapore.

@article{Shin2013ColorectalCM,
  title={Colorectal cancer mortality in Hong Kong of China, Japan, South Korea, and Singapore.},
  author={Aesun Shin and K H Jung and Young-Joo Won},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 7},
  pages={979-83}
}
To clarify the trend in colorectal cancer mortality in Asian countries. We analyzed the colorectal cancer mortality in four Asian countries using the World Health Organization mortality database and the Korea National Statistics Office database. The annual age-standardized rates and truncated rated for the three age groups (30-49, 50-69 and ≥ 70 years) for Hong Kong of China (1969-2009), Japan (1955-2009), South Korea (1985-2006), and Singapore (1966-2009) were estimated. A joinpoint regression… CONTINUE READING