Impact of variation in cancer registration practice on observed international cancer survival differences between International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership (ICBP) jurisdictions.


Ontario Cancer Registry, Cancer Care Ontario, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address: [Email]


International cancer survival comparisons use cancer registration data to report cancer survival, which informs the development of cancer policy and practice. Studies like the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership (ICBP) have a duty to understand how registration differences impact on survival prior to drawing conclusions.


Cancer registration,Cancer survival,Date of diagnosis,Death certificate,International comparisons,Multiple primaries,