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A comparison of prostate cancer survival in England, Norway and Sweden: a population-based study.

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PURPOSE: The objective of the study was to compare patterns of survival 2001-2004 in prostate cancer patients from England, Norway and Sweden in relation to age and period of follow-up. SUBJECTS AND METHODS: Excess mortality in men with prostate cancer was estimated using nation-wide cancer register data using a period approach for relative survival. 179,112 men in England, 23,192 in Norway and 59,697 in Sweden were included. RESULTS: In all age groups, England had the lowest survival, partic...

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10.1016/j.canep.2011.08.001

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Volume:
36
Issue:
1
Pages:
e7-12
Publication date:
2012-02-01
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1877-783X
ISSN:
1877-7821
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English
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175574
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2013-02-20

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