Management of Advanced Cancer in Brazil

  • Antonio Carlos Junqueira
Conference paper
Part of the UICC Monograph Series book series (UICC, volume 10)


Cancer, together with cardiovascular diseases, is responsible for the greatest percentage of deaths in the developed countries. In South America, approximately 60 per cent of patients with cancer are in an advanced stage when first seen, and the management of advanced cancer is thus a major problem.


Advanced Cancer Small Town Advanced Cancer Patient Cervix Carcinoma Good Facility 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio Carlos Junqueira
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  1. 1.Service of Clinical Research on Radio- and ChemotherapyCentral Institute of CancerSão PauloBrazil

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