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Title Year PI Owner Institution Study Design Sample Size Keywords References
 General Breast Cancer Awareness among Women in Riyadh City.  2017  Al Otaibi Sh  College of Medicine, Almaarefa Colleges, Zhejiang University  cross-sectional study  137  breast cancer; Awareness; Breast Self-Examination; Mammography; Saudi Arabia  http://journal.
waocp.org/
article_42955
_e88cdd5f098
fc2385472d08
0e32b1582.pdf
 Active lifestyle patterns reduce the risk of colorectal cancer in the Mecca region, Saudi Arabia: a case-control study.  2017  Awfa Y. Alazzeh  aDepartment of Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, University of Ha’il, Ha’il bDepartment of Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Umm Al-Qura University, Makkah, Saudi Arabia.  case control  n=164 for control group, n=137 for CRC group  colorectal cancer, Saudi Arabia, lifestyle  http://insights.
ovid.com/
crossref?an
=00008469-
900000000-
99341
 A cross-sectional assessment of quality of life of breast cancer patients in Saudi Arabia.  2016  Almutairi KM  Department of Community Health Science, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University.  cross-sectional study  145  Breast cancer; EORTC (QLQ C-30); Quality of life; Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi
.nlm.nih.
gov/pubmed/
27085319
Pattern of skin cancer among Saudi patients attending a tertiary care center in Dhahran, Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. A 20-year retrospective study. 2016 Al-Dawsari NA Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia  retrospective descriptive  187,668  Skin cancer, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
27260106
 Knowledge and Awareness of Colorectal Cancer among Undergraduate Students at King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: a Survey-Based Study.  2016  Imran M  Department of Surgery, King Abdulaziz University, Hospital, Jeddah  cross-sectional study  525  Knowledge and awareness, CRC, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
27268617
 Oral Cancer Awareness of the General Public in Saudi Arabia.  2015  Sadeq Ali Al-Maweri  Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Sciences, Al-Farabi Colleges of Dentistry and Nursing, Saudi Arabia E-mail  cross-sectional study  679  oral cancer; knowledge; Public; Saudi Arabia  http://journal.waocp
.org/article_
30923_7af1dbb
c25bd7a97da0ab
73f9bbbd2ba.pdf
 Public awareness of colorectal cancer in Saudi Arabia: A survey of 1070 participants in Riyadh.  2015  Zubaidi AM  King Khalid University Hospital and College of Medicine, King Saud University.  cross-sectional study  1070  Colorectal cancer,  Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
25843193
 The incidence rate of thyroid cancer among women in Saudi Arabia: an observational descriptive epidemiological analysis of data from Saudi Cancer Registry 2001-2008.  2015  Alghamdi IG  School of Life Sciences, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS, UK  retrospective descriptive   2,930  Thyroid cancer, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
24859807
 Recent incidence and descriptive epidemiological survey of breast cancer in Saudi Arabia.  2015  Saggu S  Faculty of Sciences, Department of Biology, University of Tabuk, Tabuk  retrospective cohort  1152  Breast cancer, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
26446327
 Increasing trends in kidney cancer over the last 2 decades in Saudi Arabia.  2015  Alkhateeb SS  King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences  retrospective medical record review  215  Kidney; cancer; Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
25987112
 Breast cancer screening programme: experience from Eastern province, Saudi Arabia.  2015  Al Mulhim FA  Department of Radiology, King Fahd Hospital of the University, University of Dammam.  cross-sectional study  8061  Breast cancer, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
25876822
 Colorectal cancer in Saudi Arabia: incidence, survival, demographics and implications for national policies.  2015  Alsanea N  King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center- Riyadh  Retrospective study  9889  Colorectal cancer, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
26409793
 Recent incidence and descriptive epidemiological survey of breast cancer in Saudi Arabia.  2015  Shalini Saggu  University of Tabuk, Tabuk, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  Retrospective descriptive study  1152  Breast cancer, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pmc/articles/
PMC4621722/
 Using the health belief model to predict breast self-examination among Saudi women.  2015  Mostafa A. Abolfotouh  KAIMRC-NGHA  cross-sectional study  225  Breast cancer HBM Saudi women Breast self- examination Screening Breast awareness  https://bmcpublic
health.biomedcentral
.com/articles/
10.1186/s12889
-015-2510-y
 The incidence of leukemia in Saudi Arabia. Descriptive epidemiological analysis of data from the Saudi Cancer Registry 2001-2008.  2014  Alghamdi IG  School of Life Sciences, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, Lincoln LN6 7TS, United Kingdom  retrospective descriptive  3852  leukemia,Saudi Arabia,Cancer Registry  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
25028223
 Knowledge, perception, and attitudes about cancer and its treatment among healthy relatives of cancer patients: single institution hospital-based study in Saudi Arabia.  2014  Eldeek B  Community Medicine in the Medical Education Department, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional study  846  Knowledge; perception; attitudes; cancer; Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
24715252
 Perception of patients with cancer towards support management services and use of complementary alternative medicine–a single institution hospital-based study in Saudi Arabia.  2014  Sait KH  Gynecological Oncology Unit, Community Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional study  242  Cancer Patients, Complementary Medicine and Unmet Need  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
24761862
 Knowledge about cervical cancer early warning signs and symptoms, risk factors and vaccination among students at a medical school in Al-Ahsa, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  2014  Al-Darwish AA  College of Medicine, King Faisal University, Al-Ahsa, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional study  188  Knowledge;cervical cancer;risk factors; Saudi Arbia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
26434915
 Prevalence and severity of pain in cancer patients in an outpatient palliative care setting in Saudi Arabia.  2014  Omar Al-Zahrani  Palliative Care, Prince Sultan Oncology Centre, North West Armed Forces Hospital, Tabuk, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional study  124  cancer pain, palliative care, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pmc/articles/
PMC4197372/
 Knowledge and Attitudes of Saudi Dental Undergraduates on Oral Cancer.  2014  Omar Kujan  Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, Al-Farabi College , Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional study  479  Oral Cancer Knowledge Opinions Dental students  https://link.springer
.com/article/
10.1007%2Fs13187
-014-0647-5
 The incidence rate of prostate cancer in Saudi Arabia: an observational descriptive epidemiological analysis of data from the Saudi Cancer Registry 2001-2008.  2014  Alghamidi IG  University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, Lincoln LN6 7TS, UK   retrospective descriptive  1739  Age standardised incidence rate; Crude incidence rate; Epidemiology; Prostate cancer; Saudi Cancer Registry  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
24239850
 Effectiveness of health education programme: Level of knowledge about prevention of cervical cancer among Saudi female healthcare students.  2014  Al-Shaikh GK  Princess Nourah Bint Abdul Rahman
University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
 quasi-experimental study  535  Cancer cervix, Knowledge, Intervention, HPV vaccine acceptance,
Health education.
 https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
28420907
 The incidence rate of female breast cancer in Saudi Arabia: an observational descriptive epidemiological analysis of data from Saudi Cancer Registry 2001–2008.  2013  Ibrahim G Alghamdi  Ministry of Health, General Directorate of Health Affairs Al-Baha, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  retrospective descriptive epidemiological study   6,922  epidemiology, breast cancer, morbidity measure, public health, cancer epidemiology  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pmc/articles/
PMC3929249/
 Breast Cancer awareness among Saudi females in Jeddah.  2013  Radi SM  College of Nursing, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional study  200  Breast cancer, awareness; Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
23991994
 Incidence of thyroid cancer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2000-2010.  2013  Hussain F  Oncology Centre, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre.  Retrospective review  2292  Thyroid cancer, Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
23756719
 Breast Cancer Screening in Saudi Arabia: Free but Almost No Takers.  2013  Ali Mokdad/Charbel El Bcheraoui  MOH/ Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation University of Washington  cross-sectional study  10735  Breast cancer/cancer screening/ mammography/ health screening/screening guidelines/ women’s health/ hypertension/ Saudi Arabia  http://journals.plos.
org/plosone/article
?id=10.1371/journal
.pone.0119051
 Colorectal cancer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: need for screening.  2012  Mosli MH  Western University, London, Ontario, Canada  Retrospective study 4,201  Colorectal cancer,  Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm
.nih.gov/pubmed/
?term=Colorectal
%C2%A0cancer%C2%
A0in+the+Kingdom
+of%C2%A0Saudi+
Arabia%3A+need+
for+screening
 Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by Patients with Cancer in Saudi Arabia.  2012  Abdul Rahman Jazieh  MNGHA  cross-sectional study  453  Complementary/ Alternative medicine/ Saudi Arabia/ Cancer  http://online.
liebertpub
.com/doi/pdf/
10.1089/acm.
2011.0266