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A review of cancer among Aboriginal people in Western Australia / Neil Thomson, Jenny Irvine
Bib ID 87247
Format BookBook
Author
Thomson, Neil, 1942-
 
Description West Perth : Cancer Foundation of Western Australia, 2001 
iv, 32 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 1876628669
Series

Monograph series (Cancer Foundation of Western Australia) ; no. 01/03.

Summary

Presents estimates of the incidence and mortality for all cancers and for a number of selected cancers among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people for the period 1993-1997 - colorectal, liver, pancreas, lung, breast, cervix, prostate; an examination of trends in cancer from 1982-1997 revealed that death rates from cancer among Aboriginal people fluctuated over the period.

Notes

Cover title.

Includes bibliographic references (p. 32).

Subjects Cancer -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Western Australia.  |  Health - Cancer.  |  Health status - Morbidity and mortality rates.  |  Western Australia (WA)
Other authors/contributors Irvine, Jenny  |  Cancer Foundation of Western Australia

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