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Skin cancer in Australia

Posted on: 18 July, 2016
Issue: Vol 16 No 3, July 2016 – September 2016
Related to Cancer

Shukla S, Morris G (2016)
Skin cancer in Australia
Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

The publication presents the latest information on skin cancers. The report provides an overview of skin cancer in Australia, risk factors, and key summary measures, including incidence, hospitalisations, survival and mortality.

The resource also describes risk factors, and presents a section on the limitations of nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) data in Australia, as well as future opportunities.

Data is available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Abstract from Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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