Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2013) Prostate cancer in Australia., AIHW, Australian Government.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. (2013). Prostate cancer in Australia. Canberra: AIHW.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Prostate cancer in Australia. AIHW, 2013.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Prostate cancer in Australia. Canberra: AIHW; 2013.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2013, Prostate cancer in Australia, AIHW, Canberra.
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This is the first comprehensive national report on prostate cancer in Australia. It presents an overview of the condition and analysis of key summary measures including incidence, mortality and survival.
Health-care expenditure on prostate cancer was estimated to increase 23% between 2004–05 and 2008–09, to $349 million
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia, with 21,808 new diagnoses in 2009
The age-standardised mortality rate decreased from 34 deaths per 100,000 males in 1982 to 31 per 100,000 in 2011
Around 9 in 10 males diagnosed with prostate cancer survive 5 years from diagnosis
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