The Global Burden of Cancer 2013.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Authors:

Fitzmaurice, Christina; Dicker, Daniel; Pain, Amanda; Hamavid, Hannah; Moradi-Lakeh, Maziar; MacIntyre, Michael F; Allen, Christine; Hansen, Gillian; Woodbrook, Rachel; Wolfe, Charles; Hamadeh, Randah R; Moore, Ami; Werdecker, Andrea; Gessner, Bradford D; Te Ao, Braden; McMahon, Brian; Karimkhani, Chante; Yu, Chuanhua; Cooke, Graham S; Schwebel, David C; Carpenter, David O; Pereira, David M; Nash, Denis; Kazi, Dhruv S; De Leo, Diego; Plass, Dietrich; Ukwaja, Kingsley N; Thurston, George D; Yun Jin, Kim; Simard, Edgar P; Mills, Edward; Park, Eun-Kee; Catalá-López, Ferrán; deVeber, Gabrielle; Gotay, Carolyn; Khan, Gulfaraz; Hosgood, H Dean; Santos, Itamar S; Leasher, Janet L; Singh, Jasvinder; Leigh, James; Jonas, Jost; Sanabria, Juan; Beardsley, Justin; Jacobsen, Kathryn H; Takahashi, Ken; Franklin, Richard C; Ronfani, Luca; Montico, Marcella; Naldi, Luigi; Tonelli, Marcello; Geleijnse, Johanna; Petzold, Max; Shrime, Mark G; Younis, Mustafa; Yonemoto, Naohiro; Breitborde, Nicholas; Yip, Paul; Pourmalek, Farshad; Lotufo, Paulo A; Esteghamati, Alireza; Hankey, Graeme J; Ali, Raghib; Lunevicius, Raimundas; Malekzadeh, Reza; Dellavalle, Robert; Weintraub, Robert; Lucas, Robyn; Hay, Roderick; Rojas-Rueda, David; Westerman, Ronny; Sepanlou, Sadaf G; Nolte, Sandra; Patten, Scott; Weichenthal, Scott; Abera, Semaw Ferede; Fereshtehnejad, Seyed-Mohammad; Shiue, Ivy; Driscoll, Tim; Vasankari, Tommi; Alsharif, Ubai; Rahimi-Movaghar, Vafa; Vlassov, Vasiliy V; Marcenes, W S; Mekonnen, Wubegzier; Melaku, Yohannes Adama; Yano, Yuichiro; Artaman, Al; Campos, Ismael; MacLachlan, Jennifer; Mueller, Ulrich; Kim, Daniel; Trillini, Matias; Eshrati, Babak; Williams, Hywel C; Shibuya, Kenji; Dandona, Rakhi; Murthy, Kinnari; Cowie, Benjamin; Amare, Azmeraw T; Antonio, Carl Abelardo; Castañeda-Orjuela, Carlos; van Gool, Coen H; Violante, Francesco; Oh, In-Hwan; Deribe, Kedede; Soreide, Kjetil; Knibbs, Luke; Kereselidze, Maia; Green, Mark; Cardenas, Rosario; Roy, Nobhojit; Tillman, Taavi; Li, Yongmei; Krueger, Hans; Monasta, Lorenzo; Dey, Subhojit; Sheikhbahaei, Sara; Hafezi-Nejad, Nima; Kumar, G Anil; Sreeramareddy, Chandrashekhar T; Dandona, Lalit; Wang, Haidong; Vollset, Stein Emil; Mokdad, Ali; Salomon, Joshua A; Lozano, Rafael; Vos, Theo; Forouzanfar, Mohammad; Lopez, Alan; Murray, Christopher; Naghavi, Mohsen

Source:

JAMA oncology, Volume 1, Issue 4, p.505-27 (2015)

Abstract:

Cancer is among the leading causes of death worldwide. Current estimates of cancer burden in individual countries and regions are necessary to inform local cancer control strategies.