Market Research Report - 297206
U.S. Cancer Statistics Update 2014
|Published by||Medtech Insight|
|Published||Content info||76 Pages|
Cancer is the second-leading cause of death in the United States (U.S.) after heart disease. It is estimated that in 2014 nearly 1.7 million people in the country will be diagnosed with cancer and that approximately 585,720 will die from the disease in the same year.
This new report from Medtech Insight includes statistics for new cancer cases, prevalence, and deaths due to the disease in 2014.
Covered topics in this report include an overview of cancer in the U.S. including discussions of the acquired capabilities of cancer cells, risk factors associated with the development of cancer, and cancer staging; features statistics for new cancer cases, prevalence, and deaths due to the disease with epidemiology and etiology for 15 cancer types including those of the brain, breast, colon/rectum, kidney/renal pelvis, lung/bronchus, oral cavity and pharynx, ovary, pancreas, prostate, thyroid, urinary bladder, and uterus, among others.