In Spain, malignant tumors are the second leading cause of death in recent decades, only surpassed by diseases of the circulatory system. However, since 2005, tumors are the leading cause of death. In fact, one out of every four people who die in our country are victims of cancer.
For this reason, properly diagnosing, staging and treating a patient with cancer is the most effective tool to reduce the enormous health, emotional, social and economic impact of this disease. Without prejudice to the role of prevention.