The South African Paediatric Tumour registry - 25 years of activity
CITATION: Stefan, D. C. & Stones, D. K. 2012. The South African Paediatric Tumour registry - 25 years of activity. South African Medical Journal, 102(7):605-606.
The original publication is available at http://www.samj.org.za
The South African Children's Tumour Registry was established 25 years ago as it was essential to collect data on malignant disease in the paediatric population that can be used for statistical research in an efficient and sustainable way. The Registry is a useful and significant repository of specific paediatric data, along with the recently revitalised National Cancer Registry, to serve the needs of the cancer research community.