Chapter 19. Trends in Prostate Cancer Incidence and Mortality

  1. Winsor Bowsher1 and
  2. Adam Carter2
  1. Steven Oliver,
  2. Rhidian Hurle and
  3. Owen Hughes

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755006.ch19

Challenges in Prostate Cancer, Second Edition

Challenges in Prostate Cancer, Second Edition

How to Cite

Oliver, S., Hurle, R. and Hughes, O. (2006) Trends in Prostate Cancer Incidence and Mortality, in Challenges in Prostate Cancer, Second Edition (eds W. Bowsher and A. Carter), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755006.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 1

    St Joseph's Hospital, Newport, South Wales, UK

  2. 2

    Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, South Wales, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405107525

Online ISBN: 9780470755006

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Keywords:

  • mortality;
  • risk factors;
  • ethnicity;
  • ageing population;
  • yorkshire

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • INTRODUCTION

  • RECENT TRENDS IN PROSTATE CANCER INCIDENCE

  • RECENT TRENDS IN PROSTATE CANCER MORTALITY

  • WHY DO TRENDS IN INCIDENCE AND MORTALITY MATTER?

  • A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF MORTALITY TRENDS IN INDUSTRIALISED COUNTRIES

  • MORTALITY TRENDS WITHIN COUNTRIES

  • MORTALITY TRENDS AND SCREENING

  • IMPACT OF PSA SCREENING

  • CONCLUSION