Information on cancer burden originates from cancer registries:
- population-based cancer registries collect data from different sources and in a systematic way on all new diagnoses in a population
- standardisation and harmonisation of data collection and analysis allows comparability across EU countries and temporal monitoring of the cancer dynamics.
Context Non-communicable diseases are the most prevalent cause of death worldwide. Cancer accounts for more deaths in people under 65 in the EU than any other...
The EU RD Platform brings together European RD registries.