Lip cancer in Western Australia, 1982-2006: a 25-year retrospective epidemiological study.

@article{Abreu2009LipCI,
  title={Lip cancer in Western Australia, 1982-2006: a 25-year retrospective epidemiological study.},
  author={Lyndon Paul Abreu and Estie Kruger and Marc Tennant},
  journal={Australian dental journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={130-5}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to report on the epidemiological trends in incidence and mortality rates of lip cancer in Western Australia from 1982-2006. METHODS Incidence and mortality data were provided by the Western Australian Cancer Registry. Analysis of demographic distribution by gender, age, metro-rural residence and Indigenous status and by sub-site of lip cancer was undertaken. Percentages, crude, age-specific and direct age-standardized rates were computed with 95… CONTINUE READING

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