Global cancer statistics, 2012

@article{Torre2015GlobalCS,
  title={Global cancer statistics, 2012},
  author={Lindsey A. Torre and Freddie Bray and Rebecca L. Siegel and Jacques Ferlay and Joannie Lortet-Tieulent and Ahmedin Jemal},
  journal={CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians},
  year={2015},
  volume={65}
}
Cancer constitutes an enormous burden on society in more and less economically developed countries alike. The occurrence of cancer is increasing because of the growth and aging of the population, as well as an increasing prevalence of established risk factors such as smoking, overweight, physical inactivity, and changing reproductive patterns associated with urbanization and economic development. Based on GLOBOCAN estimates, about 14.1 million new cancer cases and 8.2 million deaths occurred in… 

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