"The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) unites and supports the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to ensure that cancer control continues to be a priority in the world health and development agenda."
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to important value-based innovations and changes for better cancer care across different health systems. The challenges to maintaining/implementing these changes vary by setting. Efforts are needed to implement improved elements of care that evolved during the pandemic.
While the country is on track on a population-wide scale, there is a glaring disparity: Australian Indigenous women are dying from cervical cancer at four times the rate of other women.
For every 52 smokers, secondhand smoke claims the life of one nonsmoker, an international study reports.