Developing a global strategy for cancer.

  title={Developing a global strategy for cancer.},
  author={K Sikora},
  journal={European journal of cancer},
  volume={35 1},
  • K Sikora
  • Published 1999 in European journal of cancer
Over the next 25 years there will be a dramatic increase in the number of people developing cancer. Globally, 10 million new cancer patients are diagnosed each year and this will be 20 million by the year 2020. Cancer is now the public's most feared disease. Billions of dollars are spent annually on cancer research by the drug industry, cancer charities and governments, but a cure for cancer appears elusive. And yet, we are in the midst of a revolution in our ability to image parts of the body… CONTINUE READING