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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2010. Cancer in Australia 2010: in brief. Cat. no. CAN 55. Canberra: AIHW.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. (2010). Cancer in Australia 2010: in brief. Canberra: AIHW.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Cancer in Australia 2010: in brief. AIHW, 2010.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Cancer in Australia 2010: in brief. Canberra: AIHW; 2010.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2010, Cancer in Australia 2010: in brief, AIHW, Canberra.
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Cancer in Australia: in brief 2010 presents key points and trends from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare’s biennial report about cancer in Australia, Cancer in Australia: an overview, 2010.
By the age of 85 years, 1 in 2 males and 1 in 3 females will have been diagnosed with cancer at some stage in their life
Between 2003 and 2007, mortality rates of cancer varied across different population groups
In 2007, the age-standardised incidence rate for all cancers combined was 485 cases per 100,000 people
The age-standardised mortality rate has decreased by 16% from 1982
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