Atlas of Cancer Mortality in Poland 1975–1979 by Ass. Prof. Dr. med. sc. Witold Zatonski, Dr. sc. hum.

By Ass. Prof. Dr. med. sc. Witold Zatonski, Dr. sc. hum. Nikolaus Becker (auth.)

The first e-book of melanoma mortality info in Po­ ners, study staff and political experts for land happened a hundred years in the past in 1888. The evalua­ info on frequencies, time developments, and spatial tion of such information used to be tremendously more advantageous within the early distributions of different melanoma websites. Nineteen Sixties while the Polish melanoma Registry was once estab­ Secondly, it will probably advertise epidemiological study lished on the Maria Sldodowska-Curie Memorial on causal components selecting melanoma prevalence in melanoma Institute in Warszawa. facts from this regis­ Poland. during this connection, it needs to be saved in brain attempt to their epidemiological research supplied the that the presentation of geographical distribution of foundation for making plans melanoma keep an eye on in Poland. The illnesses can't on its own offer proof for any nationwide melanoma Programme authorized a boost­ speculations on causal relationships. melanoma map­ ment of complete melanoma centres and melanoma ping bargains a worthy foundation for acquiring new in­ examine. attractions and developing new hypotheses. The facts will ameliorations in melanoma prevalence and mortality ob­ need to be left to the extra sophisticated learn meth­ served in quite a few areas of Poland were eval­ ods of modem epidemiology, that's additionally pursued uated in the past 20 years utilizing info col­ at our institutes.

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This predominance is not great, about 10% and it is tending to decrease. 6 times more frequently in men than i women and this difference increases with time (2. in 1963). 9 times greater than the lowest figure, whil only a few provinces have mortality rates below 3 per 100000. 77). 62). Cancer of the stomach shows a peculiar geograph· cal pattern. The provinces with the lowest mortalit. rates were in a few, clear-cut, dispersed areas, fom ing geographical clusters which were identical fc both sexes.

2). 2. 72). 8S). 27. The geographical distribution ran along the east-west line: the mortality rate was low in eastern parts and increased westward~ to reach medium values in central Poland and higr rates in the west. Only the highly industrialised provinces, such as Warszawa, Katowice, Krakow anc Poznan, defy this pattern and belong to the grou~ of provinces with relatively high mortality rates, irrespective of their geographical situation. 1 times greater than tht lowest. 88). 33: The mortality rates are symmetric over the whol range except the three very high values in the prov inces of Warszawa, Lodz and Poznan.

The same provinces usually form groups 51 with high and low mortality rates for both cancer sites. The group with the highest risk is made up chiefly of highly urbanised provinces. The only exception is the province of Warszawa, where mortality rate for rectal cancer is below the national average for both sexes. 07 54 RECTUM - ICD 154 40 60 - 8 JO 60 - 64 .. --- - ~ 45 - )'- ,..... '/ /', /'",,,' x"'.... ,' . J \ 1 1 \ ,. I ,,1 _/ \ I --,"', 1910 55 - .. A I 1"\1 \ (\,/ V t'\ p 50 - 54 10 I 6 Temporal trend of mortality in individual age groups/women a 100 moles /, 80 8 ,--, • I females I I I " 2 I I ,-,-' ,- ,' ,--' 80 \ II I I ~ I I I" \ \ females I /1 I /1 I I I 1I ,7 /I females ,/ I", 11185 moles 1 i " I 20 1910 \ \ I 1 / 1 f40 " ....

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