Table 4 Ten-year relative survival taking account of difference in deaths due to ischaemic heart disease between cancer population and general population.

From: Errors in determination of net survival: cause-specific and relative survival settings

Age groupCorrection appliedaLungProstateBreastOvaryOesophagusColorectal
MenWomenMenWomenWomenMenWomenMenWomen
55–74 yearsNo correction0.080.100.920.880.350.150.190.600.62
IHD correction0.090.110.920.880.350.160.200.610.62
55–64 yearsNo correction0.090.120.920.880.400.150.210.600.62
IHD correction0.100.120.920.880.400.160.210.600.62
65–74 yearsNo correction0.070.090.930.870.300.140.170.600.61
IHD correction0.080.100.870.870.300.150.180.610.61
  1. aDetails of relative risk used in correction can be found in Supplementary Table 3.