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Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975–2004
Decline in Breast Cancer Incidence—United States, 1999–2003
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Incidence and Mortality Data
CDC and NCI released their annual report, containing state-specific and regional incidence and mortality data for 2004.
New Mapper Plus Application
Mapper Plus parses HL7 messages and maps to NAACCR data elements.
Tool for Improved Non-Hospital Reporting
Suitable for physicians' offices, this Web-based application is used to collect cancer data securely over the Internet.
Find out how CDC uses information technology to improve the completeness, timeliness, and quality of cancer surveillance data.
Fundamentals of Registry Operations
These educational materials describe the procedures for various cancer registry functions.
States Taking Action Against Cancer
Learn how various states are working to reduce the impact of cancer.
Page last reviewed: August 6, 2008
Page last updated: August 6, 2008
Content source: Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

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