By E. Grundmann (auth.), E. Grundmann, E. Pedersen (eds.)

The execs and Cons of melanoma Registration E. Grundmann it might probably appear unusual for someone to carry a symposium on melanoma regis­ tration after which put up a paper less than the heading "The execs and Cons of melanoma Registration." certainly, this can be fairly awesome to these of my colleagues who've been endeavoring for years or a long time to supply a world-wide process of melanoma registration. To be really frank, this is often precisely what I meant. ordinarily talking, as scientists we're confident that the paintings we do is worthy whereas. we're actually supported during this angle via pub­ lic opinion, if one bears in brain that technological know-how is future-oriented. it can be acknowledged that technological know-how is a fashion for development the long run, and that progressive-mindedness is - to exploit a latest be aware - "in." by no means­ theless, we could someway hesitate at this trendy notice. finally, technology isn't "in" within the approach this note is interpreted by means of the more youthful iteration. certainly, this more youthful new release is far too sceptical every time faced with whatever performed via the older iteration - and technology is pursued essentially by means of the "establishment." particularly, it's "in" to criticize the method of society and, if attainable, to beat the program, that is accountable not just for plenty of evils, but in addition for lots of illnesses.

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Accordingly, we should perhaps not be too concerned with morphological classifications alone. Morphological studies, important as they are, present only one fact of the classification of tumors, and information may thus be lost if tumors of different morphology are too sharply separated. Furthermore, it could also be emphasized that the situation is made even more confusing by the fact that the "organ" frequently employed as the basis in topographic classification is not necessarily a useful entity.

A second method of notification is the receipt of a death certificate followed by enquiries either to a hospital or to the patient's general practitioner if the patient did not die in hospital. On receipt at the cancer registry,all the completed registration forms are initially dealt with by the registration department. The patient's details are checked against a phonetic index of all registered cases to ensure that the tumor is not already registered and to increase the probability of finding patients with more than one primary cancer.

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Cancer Registry by E. Grundmann (auth.), E. Grundmann, E. Pedersen (eds.)
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