SPECIFIC DEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS, THREATS, AND MODERN TRENDS IN MALIGNANT NEOPLASM SCREENING (REVIEW)
Authors: A.N. Zhigulev, V.Yu. Mishlanov, O.A. Orlov, A.V. Katkova
The paper covers specific demographic determinants related to malignant neoplasms throughout the world including morbidity, mortality, and their changes in time. The paper presents data on economic damage and global burden of disease related to oncological diseases. The important part of the review includes the presentation of main threats that influence the development of malignant neoplasms (MN). The paper also gives a review of international practices aimed at implementation, analysis, and efficiency estimation of screening methods for particular types of malignant neoplasms.