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Abstracts

Joint 2016 COSA and ANZBCTG Annual Scientific Meeting, Gold Coast Convention Centre, 15th - 17th November 2016

Has mammographic screening delivered the expected mortality benefits for Queensland women? Has mammographic screening delivered the expected mortality benefits for Queensland women?
Breast cancer surgical indicators - variation in practice 2009-2013 Breast cancer surgical indicators - variation in practice 2009-2013
Patterns of care for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in QLD over a decade (2003-2012) Patterns of care for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in QLD over a decade (2003-2012)
A 12 year population study of ductal carcinoma insitu (DCIS) in QLD women A 12 year population study of ductal carcinoma insitu (DCIS) in QLD women
The relative frequency of axillary node metastases on quadrant location of lesion for women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in QLD The relative frequency of axillary node metastases on quadrant location of lesion for women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in QLD

Australian Lung Cancer Conference, Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, 18 20 August 2016

Lung cancer surgery in Qld 2004-2013 Lung cancer surgery in Qld 2004-2013
Are MDM Treatment recommendations being implemented? Are MDM Treatment recommendations being implemented?
The epidemiology of NSCLC in Queensland The epidemiology of NSCLC in Queensland
 

Outcomes versus access: who is most vulnerable?

A 'wicked' issue for cancer surgery in Australia

 
One age does not fit all: geriatric cancer patients are not a single homogenous group One age does not fit all: geriatric cancer patients are not a single homogenous group
Colorectal cancer surgery rates in indigenous versus nonindigenous patients Colorectal cancer surgery rates in indigenous versus nonindigenous patients
The effect of the ageing population on the distribution of cancers The effect of the ageing population on the distribution of cancers

15th World Conference on Lung Cancer 2013, Sydney

Predictors of one-year survival after lung cancer surgery Predictors of one-year survival after lung cancer surgery
Survival of resected versus non-resected non-small cell lung cancer Survival of resected versus non-resected non-small cell lung cancer
Patterns of non-small cell lung cancer surgery rates in Queensland Patterns of non-small cell lung cancer surgery rates in Queensland
Postoperative mortality following lung cancer surgery Postoperative mortality following lung cancer surgery
Indigenous lung cancer patients have lower rates of surgery despite younger age Indigenous lung cancer patients have lower rates of surgery despite younger age
Lung cancer surgery patient flows and distance travelled for treatment in Queensland Lung cancer surgery patient flows and distance travelled for treatment in Queensland

COSA IPOS 2012, Brisbane

Melanoma thicknesss and frequency of nodular melanoma are more strongly related to socioeconomic disadvantage in men than in women. Melanoma thicknesss and frequency of nodular melanoma are more strongly related to socioeconomic disadvantage in men than in women.
Melanoma rates continue to increase in the elderly: An analysis of Queensland melanoma incidence rates up to 2009. Melanoma rates continue to increase in the elderly: An analysis of Queensland melanoma incidence rates up to 2009.

COSA 2011, Perth

Pancreaticoduodenectomy (Whipple procedure) survival is worse in low volume hospitals Pancreaticoduodenectomy (Whipple procedure) survival is worse in low volume hospitals.

COSA ASM (ALCC) 2010, Sydney

Survival of lung cancer patients with prior malignancies: a population-based study (nominated Best of Best oral presentation, Epidemiology). Survival of lung cancer patients with prior malignancies: a population-based study (nominated Best of Best oral presentation, Epidemiology).
Geographic variation in colorectal cancer survival in Queensland persists after multivariate adjustment for morbidity and surgical treatment (nominated Best of Best poster, Epidemiology and Health Services) Geographic variation in colorectal cancer survival in Queensland persists after multivariate adjustment for morbidity and surgical treatment (nominated Best of Best poster, Epidemiology and Health Services).

Australian Lung Cancer Conference (ALCC) 2010, Sydney

Geographic variation in lung cancer survival in Queensland persists after multivariate adjustment for morbidity and surgical treatment. Geographic variation in lung cancer survival in Queensland persists after multivariate adjustment for morbidity and surgical treatment.
Lung cancer is detected earlier in patients with prior malignancies Lung cancer is detected earlier in patients with prior malignancies.

COSA ASM 2009, Sydney

Hospital volume-related mortality Hospital volume-related mortality after gastric cancer surgery: a case for targeted care of elderly patients with comorbid disease.
Non-small cell lung cancer patient present at progressively earlier stage with increasing age Non-small cell lung cancer patient present at progressively earlier stage with increasing age.
Survival of colorectal cancer surgery patients in public and private Queensland hospitals Survival of colorectal cancer surgery patients in public and private Queensland hospitals.
Socioeconomic status is a prognostic factor for small cell but not for non-small cell lung cancer Socioeconomic status is a prognostic factor for small cell but not for non-small cell lung cancer.
Queensland Directory of Cancer Services (QDOCS) Queensland Directory of Cancer Services (QDOCS).

COSA ASM 2008, Sydney

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Australian Lung Cancer Conference 2008, Gold Coast

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5th Australasian Conference on Saftey and Quality in Health Care 2007, Brisbane

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