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Table 1 Estimates of cure

From: Estimating and modelling cure in population-based cancer studies within the framework of flexible parametric survival models

  Aged <50 Aged 50-59 Aged 60-69 Aged 70-79 Aged 80 and above
(a) Flexible parametric cure model     
Year 1960    33.8 (30.5-37.1)    26.7 (23.9-29.6)    20.2 (18.1-22.3)    12.7 (10.8-14.6)    7.9 (5.5-10.8)
Year 1970    40.7 (38.1-43.2)    36.2 (33.9-38.6)    30.9 (29.1-32.8)    24.1 (22.2-26.0)    16.9 (14.3-19.8)
Year 1980    47.2 (45.0-49.4)    45.6 (43.5-47.5)    42.0 (40.3-43.7)    37.2 (35.6-38.9)    28.6 (26.3-30.9)
Year 1990    50.0 (47.5-52.4)    51.0 (48.9-53.0)    49.3 (47.6-51.0)    46.9 (45.2-48.5)    37.7 (35.6-39.7)
Year 1999    52.4 (49.1-55.6)    55.6 (53.1-58.1)    55.5 (53.5-57.4)    55.0 (53.2-56.8)    45.8 (43.3-48.3)
(a) Non-mixture cure model     
Year 1960    33.7 (30.2-37.2)    27.6 (24.4-30.8)    21.8 (19.3-24.4)    16.9 (14.5-19.3)    12.7 (9.0-16.4)
Year 1970    39.5 (36.9-42.2)    36.2 (33.8-38.6)    31.5 (29.5-33.5)    28.1 (26.0-30.1)    25.0 (22.3-27.8)
Year 1980    44.9 (42.5-47.3)    44.3 (42.1-46.4)    40.7 (38.8-42.6)    38.8 (36.9-40.6)    36.9 (34.6-39.1)
Year 1990    47.7 (44.9-50.5)    49.8 (47.5-52.1)    47.3 (45.4-49.3)    46.9 (44.9-48.9)    46.2 (44.0-48.3)
Year 1999    50.0 (45.9-54.0)    54.5 (51.3-57.7)    53.0 (50.2-55.8)    54.0 (51.3-56.7)    54.2 (51.8-56.7)
  1. Model based estimates of cure (%) from flexible parametric cure model and non-mixture cure model