Quality assessment and improvement of nationwide cancer registration system in Taiwan: a review.

@article{Chiang2015QualityAA,
  title={Quality assessment and improvement of nationwide cancer registration system in Taiwan: a review.},
  author={C. I. Chiang and San-lin You and Chien-Jen Chen and Y. Yang and Wei-Cheng Lo and M W Lai},
  journal={Japanese journal of clinical oncology},
  year={2015},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={291-6}
}
Cancer registration provides core information for cancer surveillance and control. The population-based Taiwan Cancer Registry was implemented in 1979. After the Cancer Control Act was promulgated in 2003, the completeness (97%) and data quality of cancer registry database has achieved at an excellent level. Hospitals with 50 or more beds, which provide… CONTINUE READING