Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
This Topical Information reviews data involving number of treatments-examinations including those of regularly cured and observed, number of treated patients with tumorous as well as non-tumorous disease including kind of their therapy and number of X-ray oncology medical devices and their utilisation. The total number of examinations and total number of treated or examined patients with tumorous disease (malignant as well as benign) has decreased by 1 %, respectively by 3 % compared to previous year. Simultaneously the number of patients with tumorous disease newly admitted to cure decreased by 1 %. The most of patients was cured in Prague-city region and Southmoravian region, which is given by local natural centres and localisation of specialized oncological care.