Data in reports for all countries and continents, fact sheets, and data query has been updated for section on burden of HPV related cancers. Cervical cancer has been updated with GLOBOCAN estimates for year 2018. Anogenital cancers other than cervix have been updated with Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Vol. XI. Oropharyngeal cancer has been updated with GLOBOCAN estimates for year 2018 and tongue and tonsilar cancer and cancer of the oropharynx have been updated with Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Vol. XI.
CoheaHr stands for “comparing health services interventions for the prevention of HPV-related cancer” and is an European-funded multidisciplinary consortium of key researchers in the field of HPV screening and vaccination. CoheaHr aims to provide a strong evidence base which will enable policy makers and other stakeholders to make informed decisions on HPV prevention strategies, thereby contributing to strengthening health systems and health services interventions in Europe.
This new section summarizes Coheahr objectives, methods and results, together with an online course to facilitate assimilation of contents.
Minor fixes for cervical cancer incidence rankings in continent reports.
Vaccination and screening indicators updated in all reports and data query. Some minor changes in some cervical, anogenital and oral cancer figures in continent and world reports.
Cofactors and head & neck cancer indicators fully updated in country, continent and world reports, as well as fact sheets and data query. Minor corrections to multiple reports.
Data on HPV type distribution among cervical cancer cases in Philippines has been updated.
Demographic and Socioeconomic Factors (section 2), Sexual and Reproductive Health Behaviour Indicators (section 6), Condom Use data (section 8) and Indicators related to immunisation practices other than HPV vaccines (section 9) have been fully updated for all regions and countries. This new release updates all reports, fact sheets and data query.
The section on HPV infection statistics has been fully updated with new data, including HPV prevalence and type-distribution for cervical, anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers as well as precancerous lesions and women with normal cytology. The current update includes the addition of new data to the World, America, Asia, Africa, Oceania, Europe and 196 countries reports. This new release also includes updates to HPV infection statistics in the fact sheets and data query.
Corrected duplicate table data in section 4.4.2 'HPV-Related Statistics for Head and Neck Cancers' in the World, America, Asia, Africa, Oceania and Europe reports.
Major changes in data display for all sections of data query and minor fix in USA country report (table 3.1.2).
Changes in the format and data display. New forest plots in HPV statistics section.
Table 1 in the fact sheets has been updated.
Minor changes in the format and data display of fact sheets.
Tables 3, 6 and 12 have been corrected.
The section on HPV prevention strategies, including cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination, has been updated with new information on programs’ characteristics and coverage statistics.
Data for all countries has been updated for all indicators, with the exception of HPV infection statistics section.
The section on HPV infection statistics has been updated with new statistics on the HPV prevalence and type-distribution for anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers and precancerous lesions. Some of the studies included have been corrected. New figures and global estimates have been added.
The section on HPV infection statistics has been fully updated with new data, including HPV prevalence and type-distribution for cervical, anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers and precancerous lesions, head and neck cancers, women with normal cytology, and anogenital sites in men from the general population and special populations.
Section on cancer burden has been updated with new data on age-specific cervical cancer burden and trends for cervical, anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers.
Several figures and tables of Sections 3 and 4 of the reports and Modules M1 and M2 of the data query have been redesigned.