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released: 1 Dec 2000 author: National Breast Cancer Centre, Australasian Association of Cancer Registries , BreastScreen Australia, Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care & AIHW

Provides a summary on Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS) derived from the State and Territory cancer registries and the BreastScreen Australia Program. The data highlight the changing DCIS patterns with the introduction of mammography in Australia. This information is useful to health professionals, women with DCIS, policy makers and planners.

Cat. no. AIHW 6149; 8pp.; Internet Only

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Publication table of contents

  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • BreastScreen Australia program
  • What is DCIS?
  • Numbers of new cases and rates of DCIS in cancer registry data
  • Numbers of new cases and rates of DCIS in BreastScreen Australia program data
  • Numbers of new cases and rates of DCIS in States and Territories
  • Annual numbers and rates of DCIS in States and Territories
  • References

Recommended citation

National Breast Cancer Centre, Australasian Association of Cancer Registries , BreastScreen Australia, Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care & AIHW 2000. Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Cancer monitoring series no. 1. Cat. no. AIHW 6149. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 30 May 2017 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=6442467206>.

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