Long-term survival and conditional survival of cancer patients in Japan using population-based cancer registry data

@inproceedings{Ito2014LongtermSA,
  title={Long-term survival and conditional survival of cancer patients in Japan using population-based cancer registry data},
  author={Yuri Ito and Isao Miyashiro and Hidemi Ito and Satoyo Hosono and Dai Chihara and Kayo Nakata-Yamada and Masashi Nakayama and Masashi Matsuzaka and Masakazu Hattori and Hiromi Sugiyama and Isao Oze and Rina Tanaka and Etsuko Nomura and Yoshikazu Nishino and Tomohiro Matsuda and Akiko Ioka and Hideaki Tsukuma and Tomio Nakayama},
  booktitle={Cancer science},
  year={2014}
}
Although we usually report 5-year cancer survival using population-based cancer registry data, nowadays many cancer patients survive longer and need to be followed-up for more than 5 years. Long-term cancer survival figures are scarce in Japan. Here we report 10-year cancer survival and conditional survival using an established statistical approach. We received data on 1,387,489 cancer cases from six prefectural population-based cancer registries in Japan, diagnosed between 1993 and 2009 and… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 20 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 references

Long - term survival of cancer patients in Korea , 1993 – 2007 : National Cancer Registry Study

  • H Brenner
  • Asian Pac J Cancer Prev
  • 2010

Analyzed cases diagnosed between 1993 and 2006 by sex and site

  • S Table
  • 2006

Updat - ing long - term childhood cancer survival trend with period and mixed analysis : good news from population - based estimates in Italy

  • A Ioka, H Tsukuma
  • Eur J Cancer
  • 2006

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…