Sarah Walters

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

Publications

  1. pmc Counting Souls: Towards an historical demography of Africa
    Sarah Walters
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U K
    Demogr Res 34:63-108. 2016
  2. doi 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
  3. pmc Breast cancer survival and stage at diagnosis in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and the UK, 2000-2007: a population-based study
    S Walters
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 108:1195-208. 2013
  4. doi 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. doi 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
  8. doi 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
  9. doi 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
  10. pmc Is England closing the international gap in cancer survival?
    Sarah Walters
    Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 113:848-60. 2015

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Publications10

  1. pmc Counting Souls: Towards an historical demography of Africa
    Sarah Walters
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U K
    Demogr Res 34:63-108. 2016
    ..These data are currently being processed into a relational database. The aim of this paper is to describe their potential for demographic reconstruction in the region, and to outline how their provenance defines the analytical approach...
  2. doi 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...
  3. pmc Breast cancer survival and stage at diagnosis in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and the UK, 2000-2007: a population-based study
    S Walters
    Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 108:1195-208. 2013
    ..We investigate whether differences in breast cancer survival in six high-income countries can be explained by differences in stage at diagnosis using routine data from population-based cancer registries...
  4. doi 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. doi 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...
  8. doi 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...
  9. doi 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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  10. pmc Is England closing the international gap in cancer survival?
    Sarah Walters
    Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Cancer 113:848-60. 2015
    ..We provide an up-to-date international comparison of cancer survival, assessing whether England is 'closing the gap' compared with other high-income countries...