Articles tagged with: AIHW

The Australian Institute of Heath & Welfare Report

Friday, 21 September 2012 Posted in News, 2012

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, a national agency set up by the Federal Government, released on the 20th September, the report ‘Cancer survival in Australia: period estimate 1982 to 2010.

Pancreatic Cancer has the un-enviable position of having the lowest survival rate of all the cancers presented in the report with a 5.2% chance of surviving for 5 years as measured over the period 2006-2010.