Projections of cancer prevalence in the United Kingdom, 2010–2040

@inproceedings{Maddams2012ProjectionsOC,
  title={Projections of cancer prevalence in the United Kingdom, 2010–2040},
  author={Jacob Maddams and Martin Utley and Henrik M\oller},
  booktitle={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={2012}
}
Background:There are currently two million cancer survivors in the United Kingdom, and in recent years this number has grown by 3% per annum. The aim of this paper is to provide long-term projections of cancer prevalence in the United Kingdom.Methods:National cancer registry data for England were used to estimate cancer prevalence in the United Kingdom in 2009. Using a model of prevalence as a function of incidence, survival and population demographics, projections were made to 2040. Different… CONTINUE READING
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