Dismay and disparities - economic development and cancer incidence
作者: Susanne CruickshankBryan McIntoshMichael Fascia
刊名: International Journal of Healthcare Policy, 2019, Vol.1 (1)
来源数据库: Inderscience Enterprises Limited
原始语种摘要: The distribution and determinants of cancerous diseases in specified populations attempts to prevent and control cancer-related public health issues, and is an essential step in epidemiological studies. During economic growth, every society undergoes several substantial structural changes in healthcare demand and supply. In this paper, we discuss the relationship between economic growth and cancer incidences. The purposes is to describe and measure the influence of an increasing per capita income on the overall incidence of cancer. By using worldwide cross-sectional data from 162 countries, regression results with crude and age-standardised rates, allows us to measure the elasticity of cancer incidences with respect to per capita income and to decompose the elasticity coefficient into two...
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  • economic 经济的
  • development 开发
  • incidence 入射
  • income 收入
  • demand 需用电力
  • elasticity 弹性
  • discuss 议论
  • specified 给定的
  • supply 供给
  • structural 构造