Technological changes and cancer registries: an opportunity?


Abstract


Cancer registration has come a long way in the last 70 years. The basic function of a population based cancer registry is to record all new cases (of cancer) in a defined population (most frequently a geographical area) [1] and the core activity of a cancer registry is to generate statistics on the incidence of cancer, classified according to their site of origin and histology.

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cancer registry

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NBN: http://nbn.depositolegale.it/urn%3Anbn%3Ait%3Aprex-8372

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.2427/5681

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