Table of contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Notes for tables and figures
  • Summary
  • Data at a glance
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 Types of digestive-tract cancers reported
    • 1.2 Impact of digestive-tract cancers on survivors
    • 1.3 Data sources
  • 2 Colorectal (bowel) cancer (C18–C20)
    • 2.1 A picture of colorectal cancer in Australia
    • 2.2 Screening, surveillance and diagnosis
    • 2.3 Treatment
    • 2.4 Survivorship population
    • 2.5 Burden from colorectal cancer
  • 3 Pancreatic cancer (C25)
    • 3.1 A picture of pancreatic cancer in Australia
    • 3.2 Treatment
    • 3.3 Survivorship population
    • 3.4 Burden from pancreatic cancer
  • 4 Stomach cancer (C16)
    • 4.1 A picture of stomach cancer in Australia
    • 4.2 Treatment
    • 4.3 Survivorship population
    • 4.4 Burden from stomach cancer
  • 5 Liver cancer (C22)
    • 5.1 A picture of liver cancer in Australia
    • 5.2 Treatment
    • 5.3 Survivorship population
    • 5.4 Burden from liver cancer
  • 6 Oesophageal cancer (C15)
    • 6.1 A picture of oesophageal cancer in Australia
    • 6.2 Treatment
    • 6.3 Survivorship population
    • 6.4 Burden from oesophageal cancer
  • 7 Cancer of the gallbladder and extrahepatic bile ducts (C23–C24)
    • 7.1 A picture of cancer of the gallbladder and extrahepatic bile ducts in Australia
    • 7.2 Treatment
    • 7.3 Survivorship population
    • 7.4 Burden from cancer of the gallbladder and extrahepatic bile ducts
  • 8 Cancer of the small intestine (C17)
    • 8.1 A picture of cancer of the small intestine in Australia
    • 8.2 Treatment
    • 8.3 Survivorship population
    • 8.4 Burden from cancer of the small intestine
  • 9 Anal cancer (C21)
    • 9.1 A picture of anal cancer in Australia
    • 9.2 Treatment
    • 9.3 Survivorship population
    • 9.4 Burden from anal cancer
  • 10 Cancer of unspecified digestive organs (C26)
    • 10.1 A picture of cancer of unspecified digestive organs in Australia
    • 10.2 Treatment
    • 10.3 Survivorship population
  • Appendix A: Additional tables
  • Appendix B: Defining digestive-tract cancers
  • Appendix C: Data sources
  • Appendix D: Defining digestive-tract cancer hospitalisations
  • Appendix E: Hospital-based colonoscopies
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • Related publications