Received: 10 September 2020
Accepted: 9 February 2021
First Online: 26 February 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study involved secondary data analysis which utilized available data sources to calculate the cancer burden attributable to modifiable risk factors. The analysis dataset will be extracted without any identifiable information. Thus, informed consent has been waived. Ethical approval for this study was obtained from the Medical Research and Ethics Committee (MREC), Ministry of Health Malaysia.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interests. We have obtained permission from the Director General of Health Malaysia to publish this article.