Colorectal Cancer Mortality Rates in Adults Aged 20 to 54 Years in the United States, 1970-2014

JAMA. 2017 Aug 8;318(6):572-574. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.7630.

Abstract

This study uses National Center for Health Statistics data to analyze colorectal cancer mortality rates among US adults aged 20 to 54 years by race from 1970 through 2014.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • African Americans
  • Age Distribution
  • Colorectal Neoplasms / ethnology
  • Colorectal Neoplasms / mortality*
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mortality / trends
  • United States / epidemiology
  • Young Adult