Global Inequalities in Cervical Cancer Incidence and Mortality are Linked to Deprivation, Low Socioeconomic Status, and Human Development
作者: Gopal K. SinghRomuladus E. AzuineMohammad Siahpush
作者单位: 1US Department of Health and Human Services and Center for Global Health and Health Policy, Global Health and Education Projects, Washington, DC 20018, USA
2University of Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Health Promotion, Social and Behavioral Health, Omaha, NE 68198-4365, USA
刊名: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL of MCH and AIDS, 2012, Vol.1 (1), pp.17-30
来源数据库: Global Health and Education Projects, Inc.
关键词: Cervical cancerIncidenceMortalityGlobSocial inequalityPovertyLiteracyGNI p
原始语种摘要: This study examined global inequalities in cervical cancer incidence and mortality rates as a function of cross-national variations in the Human Development Index (HDI), socioeconomic factors, Gender Inequality Index (GII), and healthcare expenditure.;;Age-adjusted incidence and mortality rates were calculated for women in 184 countries using the 2008 GLOBOCAN database, and incidence and mortality trends were analyzed using the WHO cancer mortality database. Log-linear regression was used to model annual trends, while OLS and Poisson regression models were used to estimate the impact of socioeconomic and human development factors on incidence and mortality rates.;;Cervical cancer incidence and mortality rates varied widely, with many African countries such as Guinea, Zambia, Comoros,...
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  • expenditure 支出
  • socioeconomic 社会经济学
  • cervical 颈的
  • rates 地方税
  • poverty 贫穷
  • development 开发
  • incidence 入射
  • estimate 估计
  • increase 增加
  • variance 离散