Flashcards in 9: Adult Cancer Deck (11):
#1 most common cancer (females).
The relative frequency of deaths in a population; death rate.
Most deadly cancer (by percentage).
T/F Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in women.
False. #2 to lung cancer.
#1 cancer mortality deaths (by number, not percentage).
T/F Cancer is the #1 cause of death.
This records treatment, therapy, or surgery and guides subsequent healthcare (radiation to chest indicates need for more frequent mammograms). Can help relocating patients with new providers.
#1 most common cancer (males).
#1 most common cancer (males and females).
Pancreatic cancer is more prevalent in which race?