Breast cancer in South-Eastern European countries since 2000: Rising incidence and decreasing mortality at young and middle ages


Dimitrova N., Znaor A., Agius D., ESER S., Sekerija M., Ryzhov A., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER, vol.83, pp.43-55, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejca.2017.06.011
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.43-55

Abstract

Background: Marked variations exist in the incidence and mortality trends of major cancers in South-Eastern European (SEE) countries which have now been detailed by age for breast cancer (BC) to seek clues for improvement.