Trends in colorectal cancer incidence and mortality.

  title={Trends in colorectal cancer incidence and mortality.},
  author={Laurie Gibbons and C. Waters and Yang Mao and Laurie Ellison},
  journal={Health reports},
  volume={12 2},
OBJECTIVES This article examines recent trends in the incidence of and mortality from colorectal cancer among Canadian men and women, then further analyzes trends by three subsites. DATA SOURCES Incidence data for colorectal cancer were obtained from the National Cancer Incidence Reporting System and from the Canadian Cancer Registry. Mortality data were extracted from the Canadian Vital Statistics Database. Supplementary data on nutrition are from the National Population Health Survey… CONTINUE READING

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