Recent trends in prostate cancer in Canada

Articles and reports: 82-003-X201900400002

Description:

Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer in Canadian men. This study reports on trends in prostate cancer incidence, mortality, and stage at diagnosis in Canada from 1992 to 2015. It builds on previous Statistics Canada work by providing an up-to-date and in-depth analysis of trends in prostate cancer incidence, mortality and stage at diagnosis over time and by age group, including the impact of the updated (2014) Canadian prostate cancer screening guidelines. Data are from Statistics Canada's Canadian Cancer Registry and the Canadian Vital Statistics - Death Database Statistics Canada.

Issue Number: 2019004
Author(s): Demers, Alain A.; LeBlanc, Allana G.; Shaw, Amanda

Main Product: Health Reports

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