3 edition of Recent trends in survival of cancer patients, 1960-1971 found in the catalog.
Recent trends in survival of cancer patients, 1960-1971
National Cancer Institute (U.S.). Biometry Branch. End Results Section.
by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, [National Cancer Institute in [Bethesda, Md.]
Written in English
|Statement||[prepared for End Results Group by End Results Section, Biometry Branch, National Cancer Institute ; edited by Lillian M. Axtell, Max H. Myers, with the assistance of the End Results Section staff].|
|Series||DHEW publication ; no. (NIH) 75-767, DHEW publication ;, no. (NIH) 75-767.|
|Contributions||Axtell, Lillian M., Myers, Max H., End Results Group., National Cancer Institute (U.S.).|
|LC Classifications||RC276 .U55 1974a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||73 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||73|
|LC Control Number||78307920|
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