Cancer Registration: Principles and Methods

IARC Scientific Publication No. 95

Edited by Jensen OM, Parkin DM, MacLennan R, Muir CS, Skeet RG

ISBN-13 (Print Book)




Data obtained by population-based cancer registries have a pivotal role in cancer control. This volume, which contains 15 authored chapters and four useful appendices, remains a standard reference for those planning to establish new cancer registries and those keen to adopt recognized methodologies. Information is given on the techniques required to collect, store, analyse and interpret data.