The suitability of using death certificates as a data source for cancer mortality assessement in Turkey


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Ulus T. , Yurtseven E., Cavdar S., Erginoz E., Erdogan M. S.

CROATIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.53, ss.480-485, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 53 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3325/cmj.2012.53.480
  • Dergi Adı: CROATIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.480-485

Özet

Aim To compare the quality of the 2008 cancer mortality data of the Istanbul Directorate of Cemeteries (IDC) with the 2008 data of International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK), and discuss the suitability of using this databank for estimations of cancer mortality in the future.