The National Cancer Data Base: report on kidney cancers. The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and the American Cancer Society.

@article{Marshall1997TheNC,
  title={The National Cancer Data Base: report on kidney cancers. The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and the American Cancer Society.},
  author={Fray F. Marshall and Andrew K. Stewart and Herman R. Menck},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1997},
  volume={80 11},
  pages={2167-74}
}
BACKGROUND The National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) examining current time trends (1993) in stage of disease, treatment patterns, and survival of patients with kidney cancer are reported. METHODS Five calls for data have yielded a total of 3,700,000 cancer cases for the years 1985 through 1993, including 8140 kidney cancer cases in 1988 and 10,617 in 1993 from hospital cancer registries across the U.S. These data represent 36% and 39% of all cases of kidney cancers diagnosed in the U.S. in 1988… CONTINUE READING

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