This study represents a descriptive epidemiologic analysis of the morbidity and mortality incidence by lung cancer in Dolj. The usual processing of the registered values in primary evidences (report of the new cases to 100,000 residents) is in accordance with the literature about the variation of the incidence depending on residential environment and sex greater values in urban environment and at man, beginning from the fifth decade of life. The epidemiologic analysis by indirect standardisation of the mortality and the morbidity emphasizes in Dolj higher incidence up to the media of the Dolj, specially in the rural environment, aspects that suggest the intervention of the environmental factors and behaviour factors in the etiology of the lung cancer.
|Translated title of the contribution||The descriptive epidemiological aspects of bronchopulmonary neoplasms in Dolj County|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Pneumoftiziologia : revista Societatii Române de Pneumoftiziologie / [Societatea Româna de Pneumoftiziologie]|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1997|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine