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Since 1980, 83 percent of gains in life expectancy for cancer patients have been attributable to new treatments.

Sun E, Lakdawall D, Ryes C, Goldman D, et al. The Determinants of Recent Gains in Cancer Survival: An analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database. J Clin Oncolo. 2008; 27(15S). http://ascopubs.org/doi/abs/10.1200/jco.2008.26.15_suppl.6616

Reference

Title
The Determinants of Recent Gains in Cancer Survival: An analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database
Publication
J Clin Oncolo
Publication Date
2008
Authors
Sun E, Lakdawall D, Ryes C, Goldman D, et al
Volume & Issue
Volume 27, Issue 15S
URL
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