Survival rates for most types of cancer are improving and incidence rates appear to have peaked, according to a report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). Cancer in Australia 2019 estimates the number of new cases of cancer (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) diagnosed this year will be 144,700 – an age-standardised rate of ...
Cancer in 2019: good news on survival, but with room to improve
By Mardi Chapman
28 Mar 2019