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Northern Ireland Cancer Registry

N. Ireland Cancer Registry

Why is this study being done.

Why is this study being done?

  1. To establish global surveillance of cancer survival, with a view to further progress in:
  • Identifying large numbers of avoidable premature deaths due to inequalities in cancer survival.
  • Prompting countries to improve their health systems.
  • Evaluate progress to World Cancer Declaration goal of major increase in survival by 2020.
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