Cancer Deaths Exceeded 10 Million Worldwide in 2019

Worldwide cancer deaths reached 10 million in 2019, representing a 20.9% increase in mortality since 2010. The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries and Risk Factors Study also revealed a 26.3% increase in new diagnoses and 16% increase in disability-adjusted life years since 2010.

Via JAMA Oncology. Published online December 30, 2021.

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaoncology/fullarticle/2787350

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