POWER study: cancer

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Resource Language: 
English
Translated Title: 
L’Étude POWER : cancer
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Monika K. Krzyzanowska
Lisa Barbera
Laurie Elit
Janice Kwon
Aisha Lofters
Refik Saskin
Naira Yeritsyan
Arlene S. Bierman
Edition: 
Volume 1, Chapter 4
Publisher: 
POWER Study (Project for an Ontario Women's Health Evidence-based Report)
Publication Date: 
2009
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Reports on leading causes of cancer in women, including cancers of the breast, reproductive system, lung and colorectal cancer. Reports on cancer incidence, survival rates and end-of-life care; and include indicators that capture the continuum of cancer care (prevention, screening, treatment and follow-up, and end-of-life care). Examines performance on these indicators for women and men and assess differences by income, age and geography.

The POWER Study (Project for an Ontario Women's Health Evidence-based Report) is producing a comprehensive Women's Health Report to serve as an evidence-based tool for policy makers, providers and consumers in their efforts to improve health and reduce health inequities among the women and men of Ontario.

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Visit their website to download a copy.
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN: 978-0-9733871-1-7
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.