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    • Cancer incidence and mortality in the Bucaramanga metropolitan area, 2003-2007. 

      Uribe, Claudia; Osma, Sonia; Herrera, Víctor (2013-07-08)
      Introduction: Cancer is an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Population-based cancer registries (PBCRs) make possible to estimate the burden of this condition. Aim: To estimate cancer incidence and ...
    • Cancer incidence and mortality in the municipality of Pasto, 1998 – 2007. 

      Yépez, María Clara; Bravo, Luis Eduardo; Hidalgo Troya, Arsenio; Jurado, Daniel Marcelo; Bravo, Luisa Mercedes (2013-07-08)
      Introduction: In Colombia, information on cancer morbidity at the population level is limited. Incidence estimates for most regions are based on mortality data. To improve the validity of these estimates, it is necessary ...
    • Cancer survival in Cali, Colombia : a population-based study, 1995-2004 

      Bravo, Luís Eduardo; García, Luz Stella; Collazos, Paola Andrea (2015-02-10)
      Background: There is limited information on population-based cancer survival data in Latin America. Objetive: To obtain estimates of survival for some cancers recognized as a public health priority in Colombia using data ...
    • Family polythelia associated with dental anomalies : a case report. 

      Fonseca, Gabriel M.; Cantín, Mario (2014-06-12)
      Polythelia is defined as the presence of supernumerary nipples without the presence of additional mammary gland, within the milk line extending from the axilla to the pubic region. Though the presence of dental ...
    • Helicobacter pylori y cancer. 

      Madrazo, Armando (2013-09-24)
      Existe una interacción compleja interacción entre bacteria, genética del huésped y factores ambientales, que determinan si los individuos infectados por Helicobacter pylori (Hp) desarrollarán carcinoma gástrico. El Hp es ...
    • Lifestyle and cancer prevention in female employees at a health institution. 

      Canaval Erazo, Gladys Eugenia; Sánchez, María Neila (2011-11-04)
      Objective: To establish the relationship between lifestyle for prevention of cervix and breast cancer and perceptual cognitive factors from the Pender model in working women. Materials and methods: Correlation and ...
    • Trends of cancer incidence and mortality in Cali, Colombia. 50 years experience. 

      Bravo, Luis Eduardo; Collazos, Tito; Collazos, Paola; García, Luz Stella; Correa, Pelayo (2013-07-08)
      Purpose :The Population-based Cancer Registry of Cali aims to report all new cases in permanent residents within the limits of the city of Cali. Time trends of cancer incidence and mortality are described. The registry ...