M J Rutherford

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Affiliation: University of Leicester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A comprehensive assessment of the impact of errors in the cancer registration process on 1- and 5-year relative survival estimates
    M J Rutherford
    University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Br J Cancer 108:691-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint How much of the deprivation gap in cancer survival can be explained by variation in stage at diagnosis: An example from breast cancer in the East of England
    M J Rutherford
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 133:2192-200. 2013
  3. pmc Should relative survival be used with lung cancer data?
    S R Hinchliffe
    Department of Health Sciences, Centre for Biostatistics and Genetic Epidemiology, 2nd Floor Adrian Building, University Road, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Br J Cancer 106:1854-9. 2012

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Publications3

  1. pmc A comprehensive assessment of the impact of errors in the cancer registration process on 1- and 5-year relative survival estimates
    M J Rutherford
    University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Br J Cancer 108:691-8. 2013
    ..When making international comparisons of cancer survival, it is essential reported differences are real effects and not an artefact of potential errors in cancer registration...
  2. doi request reprint How much of the deprivation gap in cancer survival can be explained by variation in stage at diagnosis: An example from breast cancer in the East of England
    M J Rutherford
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 133:2192-200. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that policies aimed at reducing inequalities in stage at diagnosis between women with breast cancer are important to reduce inequalities in breast cancer survival. ..
  3. pmc Should relative survival be used with lung cancer data?
    S R Hinchliffe
    Department of Health Sciences, Centre for Biostatistics and Genetic Epidemiology, 2nd Floor Adrian Building, University Road, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Br J Cancer 106:1854-9. 2012
    ..It is argued, as most lung cancer patients are smokers and therefore carry a higher risk of smoking-related mortalities, that they are not comparable to a population where the majority are likely to be non-smokers...