Does health care infrastructure have an impact on time to diagnosis and outcomes?

Carl Rudolf Blankart, Tom Stargardt, Linder Roland, Frank Verheyen & Jonas Schreyögg
Background: Gastric cancer is one of the most incident cancers. However, survival time for this entity is very short. Thus gastric cancer with a prevalence of 20 per 100.000 is considered as rare disease. The disease is difficult to diagnose in its early stages, because it often progresses asymptoma[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]