Trends in cervical cancer mortality in the Americas.

  title={Trends in cervical cancer mortality in the Americas.},
  author={Sylvia C Robles and Franklin Warren White and Armando Peruga},
  journal={Bulletin of the Pan American Health Organization},
  volume={30 4},
This article presents an assessment of cervical cancer mortality trends in the Americas based on PAHO data. Trends were estimated for countries where data were available for at least 10 consecutive years, the number of cervical cancer deaths was considerable, and at least 75% of the deaths from all causes were registered. In contrast to Canada and the United States, whose general populations had been screened for many years and where cervical cancer mortality has declined steadily (to about 1.4… CONTINUE READING