Michel P Coleman

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cancer survival: global surveillance will stimulate health policy and improve equity
    Michel P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Electronic address
    Lancet 383:564-73. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Cancer survival in five continents: a worldwide population-based study (CONCORD)
    Michel P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 9:730-56. 2008
  3. pmc Cancer survival in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and the UK, 1995-2007 (the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership): an analysis of population-based cancer registry data
    M P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 377:127-38. 2011
  4. pmc Trends and socioeconomic inequalities in cancer survival in England and Wales up to 2001
    M P Coleman
    Cancer and Public Health Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 90:1367-73. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint EUROCARE-3 summary: cancer survival in Europe at the end of the 20th century
    M P Coleman
    Cancer and Public Health Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 14:v128-49. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Confidentiality and the public interest in medical research--will we ever get it right?
    Michel P Coleman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    Clin Med 3:219-28. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Comparability of stage data in cancer registries in six countries: lessons from the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership
    Sarah Walters
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 132:676-85. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Lung cancer survival and stage at diagnosis in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and the UK: a population-based study, 2004-2007
    Sarah Walters
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Thorax 68:551-64. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Differences in breast cancer incidence in Australia and England by age, extent of disease and deprivation status: women diagnosed 1980-2002
    Laura M Woods
    Cancer Research UK Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:206-13. 2010
  10. pmc Geographical variation in cancer survival in England, 1991-2006: an analysis by Cancer Network
    Sarah Walters
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:1044-52. 2011

Detail Information

Publications67

  1. doi request reprint Cancer survival: global surveillance will stimulate health policy and improve equity
    Michel P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Electronic address
    Lancet 383:564-73. 2014
    ..Survival varies very widely around the world. Global surveillance of cancer survival is needed, because unless these avoidable inequalities are measured, and reported on regularly, nothing will be done explicitly to reduce them. ..
  2. doi request reprint Cancer survival in five continents: a worldwide population-based study (CONCORD)
    Michel P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 9:730-56. 2008
    ..This is, to our knowledge, the first worldwide analysis of cancer survival, with standard quality-control procedures and identical analytic methods for all datasets...
  3. pmc Cancer survival in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and the UK, 1995-2007 (the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership): an analysis of population-based cancer registry data
    M P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 377:127-38. 2011
    ..This is the first study in a programme to investigate international survival disparities, with the aim of informing health policy to raise standards and reduce inequalities in survival...
  4. pmc Trends and socioeconomic inequalities in cancer survival in England and Wales up to 2001
    M P Coleman
    Cancer and Public Health Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 90:1367-73. 2004
    ..Increases in cancer survival in England and Wales during the 1990s are shown to be significantly associated with a widening deprivation gap in survival...
  5. ncbi request reprint EUROCARE-3 summary: cancer survival in Europe at the end of the 20th century
    M P Coleman
    Cancer and Public Health Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 14:v128-49. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Confidentiality and the public interest in medical research--will we ever get it right?
    Michel P Coleman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    Clin Med 3:219-28. 2003
    ..Registration of cancer and communicable diseases should become statutory...
  7. doi request reprint Comparability of stage data in cancer registries in six countries: lessons from the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership
    Sarah Walters
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 132:676-85. 2013
    ..The algorithm to convert between TNM and a "localised, regional, distant" categorisation should be valuable for international studies, until global consensus is achieved to adhere to a single staging system like TNM...
  8. doi request reprint Lung cancer survival and stage at diagnosis in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and the UK: a population-based study, 2004-2007
    Sarah Walters
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Thorax 68:551-64. 2013
    ..The authors consider whether differences in stage at diagnosis could explain the variation in lung cancer survival between six developed countries in 2004-2007...
  9. doi request reprint Differences in breast cancer incidence in Australia and England by age, extent of disease and deprivation status: women diagnosed 1980-2002
    Laura M Woods
    Cancer Research UK Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:206-13. 2010
    ..To compare breast cancer incidence in England and Australia by age, extent of disease and deprivation...
  10. pmc Geographical variation in cancer survival in England, 1991-2006: an analysis by Cancer Network
    Sarah Walters
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:1044-52. 2011
    ..This study assesses whether geographical inequalities changed following these policy developments by analysing the trend in 1-year relative survival in the 28 cancer networks of England...
  11. pmc Breast cancer survival in South Asian women in England and Wales
    Sabya Farooq
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:402-6. 2005
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  12. doi request reprint Modelling relative survival in the presence of incomplete data: a tutorial
    Ula Nur
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 39:118-28. 2010
    ..We offer a tutorial on modern methods for handling missing data in relative survival analysis...
  13. doi request reprint Population-based cancer survival trends in England and Wales up to 2007: an assessment of the NHS cancer plan for England
    Bernard Rachet
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 10:351-69. 2009
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  14. pmc Two countries divided by a common language: health systems in the UK and USA
    Monica Desai
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J R Soc Med 103:283-7. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Health systems performance and cancer outcomes
    Marina Karanikolos
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2013:7-12. 2013
    ..Third, systematic differences in quality of care (early diagnosis, timely and equitable access to specialist care, and existence of systematic coordination between these activities) may lead to variations in cancer outcomes. ..
  16. doi request reprint Stage at diagnosis and colorectal cancer survival in six high-income countries: a population-based study of patients diagnosed during 2000-2007
    Camille Maringe
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Acta Oncol 52:919-32. 2013
    ..Large international differences in colorectal cancer survival exist, even between countries with similar healthcare. We investigate the extent to which stage at diagnosis explains these differences...
  17. doi request reprint Cancer incidence in South Asian migrants to England, 1986-2004: unraveling ethnic from socioeconomic differentials
    Camille Maringe
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 132:1886-94. 2013
    ..Although these trends vary by cancer, they have important implications for both prevention and anticipating health-care demand...
  18. doi request reprint Full dates (day, month, year) should be used in population-based cancer survival studies
    Laura M Woods
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 131:E1120-4. 2012
    ..The bodies that set data access guidelines must take a more balanced view of the risks and benefits of using full dates for the estimation of cancer survival...
  19. doi request reprint How many deaths would be avoidable if socioeconomic inequalities in cancer survival in England were eliminated? A national population-based study, 1996-2006
    Libby Ellis
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Eur J Cancer 48:270-8. 2012
    ..This study aims to quantify the public health impact of these inequalities by estimating the number of cancer-related deaths that would be avoidable if all patients were to have the same cancer survival as the most affluent patients...
  20. pmc Evidence against the proposition that "UK cancer survival statistics are misleading": simulation study with National Cancer Registry data
    Laura M Woods
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMJ 342:d3399. 2011
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Large differences in patterns of breast cancer survival between Australia and England: a comparative study using cancer registry data
    Laura M Woods
    Cancer Research UK Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 124:2391-9. 2009
    ..Further research should acquire better data on stage and investigate the effect of comorbidity and of patterns of care upon the difference in breast cancer survival between England and Australia...
  22. doi request reprint Stage at diagnosis and ovarian cancer survival: evidence from the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership
    Camille Maringe
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Gynecol Oncol 127:75-82. 2012
    ..We investigate what role stage at diagnosis bears in international differences in ovarian cancer survival...
  23. doi request reprint Socio-economic inequalities in testicular cancer survival within two clinical studies
    Ula Nur
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:217-21. 2012
    ..Despite the fact that survival is very high, there is evidence that survival differs between socio-economic groups...
  24. pmc Geographical variation in life expectancy at birth in England and Wales is largely explained by deprivation
    Laura M Woods
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:115-20. 2005
    ..To describe the population mortality profile of England and Wales by deprivation and in each government office region (GOR) during 1998, and to quantify the influence of geography and deprivation in determining life expectancy...
  25. pmc Survival from testicular cancer in England and Wales up to 2001
    U Nur
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S80-2. 2008
  26. pmc Survival from melanoma of the skin in England and Wales up to 2001
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S47-9. 2008
  27. pmc Survival from cancer of the lung in England and Wales up to 2001
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S40-2. 2008
  28. pmc Survival from adult leukaemia in England and Wales up to 2001
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S116-8. 2008
  29. pmc Comparative indicators for cancer network management in England: availability, characteristics and presentation
    Mark McCarthy
    UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:45. 2008
    ..We investigated the availability of data sets reflecting measures of structure, process and outcome that could be used to support network management...
  30. doi request reprint Trends and inequalities in laryngeal cancer survival in men and women: England and Wales 1991-2006
    Libby Ellis
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Oral Oncol 48:284-9. 2012
    ..The origins of the socio-economic inequalities in survival among men, and the disparities in survival between men and women at specific tumour subsites remains unclear...
  31. doi request reprint Continuing rapid increase in esophageal adenocarcinoma in England and Wales
    Come Lepage
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2694-9. 2008
    ..Substantial changes have occurred in the epidemiology of esophageal adenocarcinoma. We examined trends in incidence in a large national population...
  32. doi request reprint Carcinoid tumors of the gastrointestinal tract: trends in incidence in England since 1971
    Libby Ellis
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:2563-9. 2010
    ..We aimed to define trends in the epidemiology of GI-NETs in England over a 36-year period...
  33. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Is epidemiology really dead, anyway? A look back at Kenneth Rothman's 'The rise and fall of epidemiology, 1950-2000 AD'
    Michel P Coleman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT
    Int J Epidemiol 36:719-23. 2007
  34. pmc Choice of geographic unit influences socioeconomic inequalities in breast cancer survival
    L M Woods
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 92:1279-82. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Origins of socio-economic inequalities in cancer survival: a review
    L M Woods
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 17:5-19. 2006
    ..Differences were most commonly attributed to differences in stage of disease at diagnosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint The journey towards a cancer diagnosis: the experiences of people with cancer, their family and carers
    G M Leydon
    Cancer and Public Health Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 12:317-26. 2003
    ..Results presented warrant further investigation and suggest the importance of viewing the 'cancer journey' as including the journey leading up to a diagnosis of cancer...
  37. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in cancer survival in England after the NHS cancer plan
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 103:446-53. 2010
    ..The NHS Cancer Plan (2000) aimed to improve survival and reduce these inequalities. This study examines trends in the deprivation gap in cancer survival after implementation of the Plan...
  38. pmc Cancer mortality in ethnic South Asian migrants in England and Wales (1993-2003): patterns in the overall population and in first and subsequent generations
    P Mangtani
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 102:1438-43. 2010
    ..Cancer mortality has been examined among ethnic South Asian migrants in England and Wales, but not by generation of migration...
  39. pmc Predicted trends in long-term breast cancer survival in England and Wales
    L M Woods
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 96:1135-8. 2007
    ..Large improvements in long-term survival are predicted. Women with breast cancer still experience persistent excess mortality up to at least 20 years after diagnosis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in cancer survival in England and Wales
    M P Coleman
    Cancer and Public Health Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England, UK
    Cancer 91:208-16. 2001
    ..Cancer survival often has been reported as lower for the poor than the rich, but, to the authors' knowledge, systematic national estimates of deprivation gradients in survival over long periods of time have not been available...
  41. doi request reprint 'Cure' from breast cancer among two populations of women followed for 23 years after diagnosis
    L M Woods
    Cancer Research UK Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 20:1331-6. 2009
    ..Although survival from breast cancer has greatly improved over the past three decades, there is little consensus as to whether a population of women diagnosed with breast cancer can ever be considered 'cured' of the disease...
  42. pmc Survival from non-Hodgkin lymphoma in England and Wales up to 2001
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S104-6. 2008
  43. pmc Survival from cancer of the larynx in England and Wales up to 2001
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S35-7. 2008
  44. pmc Increasing incidence of childhood leukaemia: a controversy re-examined
    A Shah
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 97:1009-12. 2007
    ..We conclude that much of the recorded increase is likely to be real...
  45. pmc Survival from bladder cancer in England and Wales up to 2001
    A Shah
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S86-9. 2008
  46. pmc Cancer survival in England and Wales at the end of the 20th century
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S2-10. 2008
    ..Although socioeconomic inequalities in survival are remarkably persistent, the overall patterns suggest that these inequalities are largely avoidable...
  47. pmc Childhood leukaemia: long-term excess mortality and the proportion 'cured'
    A Shah
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:219-23. 2008
    ....
  48. pmc Survival from brain tumours in England and Wales up to 2001
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S98-101. 2008
  49. pmc Survival from multiple myeloma in England and Wales up to 2001
    B Rachet
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:S110-2. 2008
  50. pmc No socioeconomic inequalities in colorectal cancer survival within a randomised clinical trial
    U Nur
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:1923-8. 2008
    ....
  51. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in cancer survival in Scotland 1986-2000
    L G Shack
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 97:999-1004. 2007
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Breast cancer survival in the US and Europe: a CONCORD high-resolution study
    Claudia Allemani
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 132:1170-81. 2013
    ..Differences in breast cancer survival between Europe and the US in the late 1990s were mainly explained by lower survival in Eastern Europe, where low healthcare expenditure may have constrained the quality of treatment...
  53. doi request reprint Leukaemia survival trends in children with Down's syndrome in Great Britain, 1971-2000: a population-based study
    Anjali Shah
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:604-9. 2010
    ..In the 1970s and early 1980s, some children with DS who developed leukaemia received fewer cycles of chemotherapy or were advised not to have treatment...
  54. doi request reprint Does the timing of comorbidity affect colorectal cancer survival? A population based study
    Lorraine G Shack
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Postgrad Med J 86:73-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to evaluate the effect of comorbidity on 1 year survival from colorectal cancer, and to assess whether this effect varied with the timing of the comorbidity in relation to the cancer diagnosis...
  55. pmc Completeness of cancer registration: a new method for routine use
    J Bullard
    Thames Cancer Registry, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 82:1111-6. 2000
    ..This method allows completeness to be assessed routinely by factors such as age, sex, geographical area and tumour type...
  56. pmc What if cancer survival in Britain were the same as in Europe: how many deaths are avoidable?
    M Abdel-Rahman
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 101:S115-24. 2009
    ....
  57. pmc National survey of British public's views on use of identifiable medical data by the National Cancer Registry
    Geraldine Barrett
    School of Health Sciences and Social Care, Brunel University, Middlesex TW7 5DU
    BMJ 332:1068-72. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Childhood cancer survival in Europe and the United States
    Gemma Gatta
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Cancer 95:1767-72. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether transatlantic differences in survival also are present in childhood cancers...
  59. ncbi request reprint Stage at diagnosis is a key explanation of differences in breast cancer survival across Europe
    Milena Sant
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 106:416-22. 2003
    ..Screening for breast cancer did not seem to affect the survival patterns once stage had been taken into account...
  60. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in Kentucky and health insurance coverage
    Kathleen McDavid
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2135-44. 2003
    ..Few studies have systematically examined cancer survival by individual level health insurance data from a state population-based cancer registry for 4 anatomic sites...
  61. ncbi request reprint Breast carcinoma survival in Europe and the United States
    Milena Sant
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Cancer 100:715-22. 2004
    ..Breast carcinoma survival rates were found to be higher in the U.S. than in Europe...
  62. ncbi request reprint Incidence of and survival from Wilms' tumour in adults in Europe: data from the EUROCARE study
    Emmanuel Mitry
    Service d Hépatogastroentérologie et Oncologie Digestive, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Ambroise Paré, AP HP, Faculté de Médecine Paris Ile de France Ouest et Université Versailles Saint Quentin, 92100 Boulogne, France
    Eur J Cancer 42:2363-8. 2006
    ..This may, at least partly, be explained by the rarity of this diagnosis. Prognosis may be improved by the use of specific treatment guidelines for nephroblastoma in adults...
  63. ncbi request reprint Survival from rare cancer in adults: a population-based study
    Gemma Gatta
    Epidemiology Unit, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy
    Lancet Oncol 7:132-40. 2006
    ..We aimed to study the epidemiology of rare cancers in a large population of several countries...
  64. ncbi request reprint Survival from rectal and anal cancers in England and Wales, 1986-2001
    Mona Jeffreys
    Centre for Public Health Research, Massey University Wellington Campus, Private Bag 756, Wellington, New Zealand
    Eur J Cancer 42:1434-40. 2006
    ..Which of these factors contribute to the widening socioeconomic inequalities in survival remains to be elucidated...
  65. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival trends in Osaka, Japan: the influence of age and stage at diagnosis
    Yuri Ito
    Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:452-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to monitor trends in 5-year cancer survival in Osaka, Japan, during 1975-94, with adjustment for trends in age and stage at diagnosis...
  66. ncbi request reprint Bradford NHS trust and Panorama
    Michel P Coleman
    Lancet 368:730-1; author reply 731-2. 2006
  67. ncbi request reprint Neuroblastoma trends in Osaka, Japan, and Great Britain 1970-1994, in relation to screening
    Satoshi Honjo
    Epidemiology Unit, Research Institute, Tochigi Cancer Centre, Yonan 4 9 13, Utsunomiya, Tochigi ken 320 0834, Japan
    Int J Cancer 103:538-43. 2003
    ..0 and 57.5, respectively. Corresponding figures in Great Britain were 101.0, 115.1, 78.6 and 70.1, respectively. The present findings show little beneficial effect of the screening programme...