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The Alarming Increase of Diabetes in Bermuda

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.439
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685–6
 
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11 Aug, 2015
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e-Published: 20 Aug, 2015

Cancer Incidence and Mortality Rates in Bermuda

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367–74
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This paper presents for the first time the incidence and mortality rates of cancer in Bermuda. Age-adjusted incidence rates were also compared to those of the United States of America. Differences existed in specific cancer sites but global rates were similar in both countries.

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Objective: To describe cancer and mortality rates in Bermuda and to compare such rates to those of the United States of America (USA).

Methods: Age-adjusted race-specific cancer incidence rates for Bermuda were calculated using the Bermuda Cancer Registry. These rates were then compared to USA cancer rates published by the National Cancer Institute.

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e-Published: 19 Sep, 2013
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