Social inequality and incidence of and survival from cancers of the oesophagus, stomach and pancreas in a population-based study in Denmark, 1994–2003
作者: Rikke BaastrupMette SørensenJohnni HansenRikke Dalgaard HansenHanne WürtzenJeanette Falck Winther
作者单位: 1Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
刊名: European Journal of Cancer, 2008, Vol.44 (14), pp.1962-1977
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejca.2008.06.013
关键词: Oesophageal cancerStomach cancerPancreatic cancerSocioeconomic positionDenmarkIncidenceSurvival
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)We investigated the effect of socioeconomic, demographic and health-related indicators on the incidence of and survival from cancers of the oesophagus, stomach and pancreas diagnosed during 1994–2003 with follow-up through 2006 in Denmark using information from nationwide registers. The analyses were based on data on 2075 patients with cancer of the oesophagus, 2673 with stomach cancer and 3657 with pancreatic cancer in a cohort of 3.22 million persons born between 1925 and 1973 and aged ⩾30 years. Overall, we found decreasing incidence rates of all three gastrointestinal cancers with increasing social advantage; this was most pronounced for oesophageal cancer and least for pancreatic cancer. The effect of socioeconomic position on survival after these cancers was less clear,...
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