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Table 1 Observed and predicted health outcomes in Australia

From: Cervical cancer screening in Australia: modelled evaluation of the impact of changing the recommended interval from two to three years

  Cervical cancer cases(1) Cervical cancer incidence per 100,000(2) CLR(3)cervical cancer Cervical cancer deaths(1) Cervical cancer mortality per 100,000(2)
Observed (4) 723 6.8 -- 219 1.9
Current practice,
2-yearly recommendation
736 6.8 0.68% 208 1.9
Continue reminder system,
3-yearly recommendation
732 6.7 0.67% 205 1.8
Call-and-recall,
3-yearly recommendation
731 6.7 0.67% 204 1.8
  1. Notes
  2. (1) Model-predicted cases and deaths in women aged 0-84 years are estimated using the resident Australian female population in 2007.
  3. (2) Age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population.
  4. (3) CLR = cumulative lifetime risk
  5. (4) Average 2004-2006 [21]