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The Lancet Oncology – Volume 16 – Issue 11 – September 2015

The Lancet Oncology: Over three-­‐quarters of people with cancer worldwide have no access to safe surgery Failure to train more cancer surgeons and strengthen surgical systems could cost the global economy more than US$6 trillion by 2030 **Embargo: 13:45 [UK time] Monday 28 September, 2015** Over 80% of the 15 million people diagnosed with cancer […]

UICC calls for strengthening of essential surgical care for cancer

UICC addresses Ministers of Health at WHO Executive Board Statement delivered by UICC at the 136th Session of the WHO Executive Board on “Strengthening emergency and essential surgical care and anaesthesia as a component of universal health coverage” Chair, Honorable Ministers, Director General, ladies and gentlemen, Thank you for the opportunity to deliver this statement […]