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Cancer and inequalities in the North West of England

Neil Bendel

Cancer and inequalities in the North West of England

by Neil Bendel

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Published by Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool in Liverpool .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographic references.

StatementNeil Bendel.
ContributionsNorth West Public Health Observatory. Merseyside and Cheshire Zone.
The Physical Object
Pagination60p. ;
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15574657M
ISBN 101874038716
OCLC/WorldCa642671794

Inequalities in the incidence of cervical cancer in South East England An investigation of population risk factors and North West regions of Eng- to tackling inequalities in.   North-South cancer divide mapped New cancer maps reveal people in the north of England and Scotland are far more likely to get certain cancers than those living in the South. The Office for National Statistics "Cancer Atlases" for the .

  Socioeconomic inequalities in survival have been reported for most adult cancers in England and Wales. Among adults diagnosed during –, 5-year survival for those living in the most deprived areas was significantly lower than for those in the most affluent areas for 44 of 47 different cancers (Coleman et al, ).During the s, cancer survival improved .   Malignant melanoma, a type of skin cancer, has increased by 78% among males and 48% among females from to This is now the fifth most common cancer in England. Cancer incidence was more than 5% higher than expected in the north of England (North East and North West), and more than 5% lower than expected in London. Back to table .

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of cancer death worldwide, accounting for up to 9% of cancer deaths. 1 Up to 90% of CRC deaths can be prevented if the disease is detected at an early stage. 2 Annual or biennial CRC screening using FOBt has been found to reduce the mortality by up to 27% in those who use the test. 3. So the spend in the North West would be around £15 billion, although the true spend figure is most likely higher than this because the North West has greater health needs than England on average. This is only a very crude analysis but demonstrates the magnitude of health inequalities when a financial value is attached to them.


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Get this from a library. Cancer and inequalities in the North West of England. [Neil Bendel; North West Public Health Observatory Merseyside & Cheshire Zone.].

Cancer in the North West. Cancer incidence and cancer-related mortality are major problems in England’s North West. The Region’s averages for the number of people developing and succumbing to cancer are significantly higher than those of the remaining parts of the UK.

Inequalities in the North West of England. 3 Foreword This report collates routinely available data on the burden of liver disease and describes its relationship with Interim Regional Director of Public Health North West Cancer Intelligence Service NHS North West.

Inequalities and cancer The last few years have seen remarkable improvements and innovations in the treatment of cancer and in the delivery of care. However, this progress comes alongside significant inequalities that, at their most extreme, can determine people's chances of survival.

Clare Hyde, Cancer Research UK’s health information officer, said the report gives valuable insight into the health inequalities that exist across England. “More needs to be done to help close the gap between the areas with the highest healthy life.

Macmillan Cancer Support North West Cancer Research Centre – University of Liverpool * Corresponding author: Dr Sue Povall Coordinator, Liverpool Cancer Inequalities Research Network Department of Public Health and Policy University of Liverpool Whelan Building, Quadrangle Liverpool L69 3GB REPORT DATE: 12 May Taib B G, Oakley J, Dailey Y, Hodge I, Wright P, du Plessis R, Ryland J, Taylor-Robinson D, Povall S, Schache A, Shaw R, Dingle A, Jones T M.

Socioeconomic Deprivation and the Burden of Head and Neck Cancer- Regional variations of Incidence and Mortality in Merseyside and Cheshire, North West, England. Clinical Onterology. Under review. “People in the north of England are 20% more likely to die before they reach 75 than those in the south”, The Guardian reported.

It said research has revealed that the gap in life expectancy is the widest for 40 years. This study compared mortality rates between the north and south of England from to This article aims to provide an up-to-date picture of regional health inequalities in England.

Health inequalities can start early in life and persist not only into old age, but subsequent generations. To address these health inequalities, a better understanding is needed of how health compares across the country.

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Chapter 5: inequality in health life expectancy is not uniform across England and inequalities exist. More of the authorities in the most deprived group are in. A group of cancer experts is calling for "unacceptable" variations in access care people receive for lung cancer in Wales to be tackled.

Figures reveal huge inequalities in health and longevity across UK This article is more than 3 years old ONS report shows disparities.

Health Inequalities Impact Assessment: Specialist Cancer and Cardiovascular services in north and east London The evidence tells us that up to 20% of. Materials and methods. Cross-sectional surveys collected data across England, using the Cancer Research UK Cancer Awareness Measure (CAM) (Stubbings et al, ), during /Data from 18 surveys in total were collated into a uniquely large CAM data set (n=49 ).Just under half of all surveys (43%) were collected using random probability.

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A total of .The Office for National Statistics released its latest cancer registration figures for England today and, as this infographic shows, there is a noticeable north-south divide in the rates. When.