Main report (excludes cancer data commentaries)

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AIHW (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) 2019. BreastScreen Australia monitoring report 2018. Cancer series no.127. Cat no. CAN 128. Canberra: AIHW

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Skuladottir H & Olsen JH 2003. Conditional survival of patients with the four major histologic subgroups of lung cancer in Denmark. Journal of Clinical Oncology 21(16):3035–40.

Smith D Supramaniam R, Marshall V and Armstrong B 2008. Prostate cancer and prostate specific antigen testing in New South Wales. Medical Journal of Australia 189(6): 315–18.

Vaccarella S, Franceschi S, Bray F, Wild C, Plummer M and Dal Maso L 2016. The increase in thyroid cancer may be due to an increase in medical surveillance and the introduction of new diagnostic techniques, such as neck ultrasonography. The New England Journal of Medicine 375: 614–17.

Wyld D, Wan M, Moore J, Dunn N and Youl P 2019. Epidemiological trends of neuroendocrine tumours over three decades in Queensland, Australia. Cancer Epidemiology, Volume 63, 101598, ISSN 1877–7821.

Cancer data commentaries

AIHW (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) 2012. Cancer incidence projections: Australia, 2011 to 2020. Cancer series no. 66. Cat. no. CAN 62. Canberra: AIHW.

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Smith D Supramaniam R, Marshall V and Armstrong B (2008). Prostate cancer and prostate specific antigen testing in New South Wales. Medical Journal of Australia 189(6): 315–18.

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