The incidence of and mortality from leukaemias in the UK: a general population-based study

Abstract

The acute and chronic leukaemias constitute about 2.5% of all newly diagnosed malignancies and kill over 4000 people/year in the UK, yet there is little accurate up-to-date data on how the incidence of and mortality from leukaemias vary with socio-economic status in the UK. We aimed to quantify the incidence of and mortality from leukaemias in the UK and… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-9-252

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@inproceedings{Bhayat2009TheIO, title={The incidence of and mortality from leukaemias in the UK: a general population-based study}, author={Fatima Bhayat and Emma P Das-Gupta and Chris Smith and Tricia M McKeever and Richard Hubbard}, booktitle={BMC Cancer}, year={2009} }