Trend Analysis of Betel Nut-associated Oral Cancer 
and Health Burden in China.

@article{Hu2017TrendAO,
  title={Trend Analysis of Betel Nut-associated Oral Cancer 
and Health Burden in China.},
  author={Yan Hu and Jie Chen and Wai Sheng Zhong and Tian You Ling and Xin Jian and Ruo Huang Lu and Zhan Gui Tang and Lin Tao},
  journal={The Chinese journal of dental research : the official journal of the Scientific Section of the Chinese Stomatological Association},
  year={2017},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={69-78}
}
OBJECTIVE To forecast the future trend of betel nut-associated oral cancer and the resulting burden on health based on historical oral cancer patient data in Hunan province, China. METHODS Oral cancer patient data in five hospitals in Changsha (the capital city of Hunan province) were collected for the past 12 years. Three methods were used to analyse the data; Microsoft Excel Forecast Sheet, Excel Trendline, and the Logistic growth model. A combination of these three methods was used to… CONTINUE READING