We compared survival in cancer patients diagnosed in the United Kingdom aged 13–24 years (TYAs) to those aged 0–12 (children) and 25–49 years (adults) using the National Cancer Data Repository. All cases had a first cancer diagnosis between 1st January 2001 and 31st December 2005 with censor date 31st December 2010 or death if earlier.

Authors: Dan Stark, David Bowen, Elaine Dunwoodie, Richard Feltbower, Rod Johnson, Anthony Moran, Charles Stiller and Catherine O'Hara

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