A population-based study of gastric adenocarcinoma in Central Norway 2001–2011

Date 29 June 2016
Event ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer 2016
Session ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer 2016 - Abstracts book
Presenter E.A. Bringeland
Citation Annals of Oncology (2016) 27 (2): 102-117. 10.1093/annonc/mdw200
Authors E.A. Bringeland1, H.H. Wasmuth1, P. Mjønes2, T.&. Myklebust3, J.E. Grønbech4
  • 1Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway, /
  • 2Department of Pathology, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway, /
  • 3Department of Registration, Cancer Registry of Norway, Institute of Population-Based Cancer Research, Oslo, Norway, /
  • 4Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital and Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, /

Abstract

True population-based studies for gastric adenocarcinoma are relatively scarce, particularly studies that access each patient nominally, and studies conducted within a defined geographical area with publicly available censuses, allowing for incidence rates to be calculated.