Cancer incidence and survival analysis among elderly people in Bingol province


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Mete B. , Soyiler V., Buzgan B.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.45, no.1, pp.290-297, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.654044
  • Title of Journal : CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.290-297

Abstract

Purpose: Cancer is an important public health problem in Turkey and in the world. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of cancer in the elderly population over the years, to evaluate the direction of change in cancer incidence, and to investigate the distribution of cancer types in the elderly population and their effect on survival.