Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program Statistics Report 2018.pdf

The report focuses on cancer incidence counts and rates in Nova Scotia for the years 2011-2015. It also presents time trends in cancer incidence rates since 1985 for common cancer sites such as colorectal, lung and prostate along with female breast. Finally, the report provides an in-depth look at cancer survival in relation to the patient’s age at the time of diagnosis; the stage of the cancer diagnosed and; the time since diagnosis. All cancer data for this publication has been obtained from the Nova Scotia Cancer Registry, operated by the Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program of the Nova Scotia Health Authority. Last updated November 13, 2018
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