A M Ugnat
- Survival of women with breast cancer in Ottawa, Canada: variation with age, stage, histology, grade and treatmentA M Ugnat
Surveillance and Risk Assessment Division, Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0K9
Br J Cancer 90:1138-43. 2004..Stage I patients aged 50-69 years having the best survival is likely due to the earlier diagnosis achieved through screening...
- Survival patterns for the top four cancers in Canada: the effects of age, region and periodA M Ugnat
Surveillance and Risk Assessment Division, Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada, 120 Colonnade Road, Address Locator 6702A, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1A 0K9
Eur J Cancer Prev 14:91-100. 2005..The observed increases in ASR for breast and prostate cancer are likely due to the increased use of screenings and the improved treatment modalities...
- Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and occupational exposure to chemicals in Canada. Canadian Cancer Registries Epidemiology Research GroupY Mao
Cancer Bureau, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ann Oncol 11:69-73. 2000..The incidence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) has been increasing in Canada. This study assessed the effect of occupational exposure to specific chemicals on the risk of NHL...
- Ovarian cancer histology-specific incidence trends in Canada 1969-1993: age-period-cohort analysesJ Zhang
Environmental Risk Assessment and Case Surveillance Division, Laboratory Centre for Disease Control, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
Br J Cancer 81:152-8. 1999..Further studies need to consider the various etiologies and the classification criteria changes according to histology subtypes...
- Socioeconomic status and lung cancer risk in CanadaY Mao
Cancer Bureau, Laboratory Centre for Disease Control, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada
Int J Epidemiol 30:809-17. 2001..Several epidemiological studies have found that lung cancer is inversely related to socioeconomic status (SES) and suggest it as a possible risk factor for lung cancer. This study examines SES and lung cancer risk in Canada...
- Increasing thyroid cancer incidence in Canada, 1970-1996: time trends and age-period-cohort effectsS Liu
Health Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, Ottawa
Br J Cancer 85:1335-9. 2001..Temporal changes in reproductive factors among young women may explain some of the gender differences observed...