All publications of “Geraldo Emílio Vicentini”

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Critical review of cancer mortality using hospital records and potential years of life lost

Carolina Panis, Aedra Carla Bufalo Kawasaki, Claudicéia Risso Pascotto, Eglea Yamamoto Della Justina, Geraldo Emílio Vicentini, Léia Carolina Lucio, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082018AO4018

ABSTRACT Objective To determine and discuss cancer mortality rates in southern Brazil between 1988 and 2012. Methods This was a critical review of literature based on analysis of data concerning incidence and mortality of prostate cancer, breast cancer, bronchial and lung cancer, and uterine and ovarian cancer. Data were collected from the online database of the Brazil Instituto Nacional de Câncer José Alencar Gomes da Silva. Results The southern Brazil is the leading region of cancer incidence and mortality. Data […]