LUNG cancer survival rates in the UK lag behind five other developed countries, researchers have found.
What does SR stand for?
SR stands for Survival Rate
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- Military and Government
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We have 157 other meanings of SR in our Acronym Attic
- Supply Road
- Support Request (technical support)
- Support Requirements
- Supporting Research
- Suppressed Radiation
- Surveillance and Reconnaissance
- Surveillance Radar
- Surveillance Requirement
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The overall 5-year survival rate for ethmoid carcinomas of all histologic subtypes appears to be as high as 50 to 60%, (3) although several studies have reported much lower rates of 5-year survival for patients with SCC.
 Better Diagnosis by CT Scans In the general population the five-year survival rate is 70% if lung cancer is caught at stage I (localized cancer), but only 5% at stage IV (distant metastases).
In 1987, CMS identified initial criteria for volume and survival rate as key elements in ensuring patient quality.
The 5-year survival rate is significantly greater for patients with a tumor less than 2 cm in diameter than it is for patients with a tumor at least 2 cm, said Dr.
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary has the second-lowest survival rate for stroke victims at 66.