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Cancer Incidence by Deprivation, England, 1995-2004

A fascinating insight into the link between social deprivation and cancer in England:
"Overall it is estimated that if the entire population had the incidence rates of the least deprived quintile, there would be approximately 14,300 fewer cancers each year". David Forman, Information and Analysis Lead, NCIN.

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