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Maine cancer registry

Maine cancer registry

summary report for 1983-1994.

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Published by Dept. of Human Services, Bureau of Health, Division of Community and Family Health in Augusta, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maine
    • Subjects:
    • Cancer -- Maine -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsMaine. Bureau of Health. Division of Community and Family Health.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC277.M2 M35 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p. in various pagings :
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL466944M
      LC Control Number98187966
      OCLC/WorldCa38905266

      To find the cancer registry organization in your state or local area, go to the NCRA Resources: State & Local Search. SEER*Educate is a free online training platform for cancer registry training. Basic education and preparation for the certification exam, along with more advanced material, are available in SEER*Educate. This book is based on a training presentation prepared in part by the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) and supported by contract from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).File Size: 2MB.

      SEER provides two training platforms for cancer registry professionals. Both tools are web-based, free, and self-paced. Frequently asked questions and resources on becoming a CTR. Education and training programs are conducted at various SEER registries and in conjunction with the annual meetings of national professional organizations. Maine Cancer Registry - Cancer Risk Factors, Prevention & Early Detection. Learning and changing modifiable risk factors for cancer can lead to improved health. About 60% of all cancer deaths are related to the risk factors of smoking and obesity. Some deaths from cancer could also be prevented by following established screening tests that can.

      An Introduction to the cancer registry Page 2 National Cancer Registrars Association Education Foundation Braddock Place, Suite Alexandria, Virginia () The NCRA Education Foundation is a nonprofit organization that supports the advancement of the cancerFile Size: 2MB. The Maine CR reports incidence, stage of disease, and mortality on an annual basis, by county, etc. The registry encourages data use by researchers throughout the state, region, and nation, particularly when there is an opportunity to better understand high cancer incidence rates (overall and for specific sites) in Maine.


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Maine cancer registry Download PDF EPUB FB2

Maine Cancer Registry - Available Reports Annual Reports. The MCR regularly produces a standard report on the rates of new cancers (called incidence) and deaths in Maine citizens by: site (part of the body), gender, year and county.

Technical notes are provided to help understand and interpret information in the annual reports. Please note that cancer rates from. The Maine Cancer Registry (MCR) is a program within the Maine Department of Health and Human Services, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Public Health Systems.

The MCR is supported through cooperative agreement number 5U58DP from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and by the State of Maine.

Maine Cancer Registry - Resources For Reporting Hospitals. Below are links for documents which are available for download in a PDF format. Requirements: According to state law, all hospitals that diagnose or treat a patient with cancer are required to report the case within 6 months of seeing the patient.

Hospitals are the backbone of cancer surveillance, reporting % of all cases diagnosed in Maine. Whether concerns about local rates of cancer, which may be too high, need further investigation. The Maine Cancer Registry seeks to reduce the incidence and mortality due to cancer by providing data for research and intervention programs.

What is the Maine Cancer Registry. The Maine Cancer Registry (MCR) is a statewide population-based cancer surveillance system. The MCR collects information about all newly diagnosed cancers in Maine residents (except in situ cervical cancer and basal and squamous cell carcinoma of the skin).

This information is used to monitor and evaluate cancer incidence patterns in Maine. Maine Cancer Registry - Requests for Data. The MCR welcomes requests for data. The end goal of collecting information on all cancers diagnosed in Maine is to use the data for cancer control planning and evaluation.

When requesting data, it is important to know that the most recent data, both state and national, will be at least 2 years old due to. The Ultimate List of Cancer Registry Resources for MRA April 1, which is a suite of publicly available free software programs for collecting and processing cancer registry data.

The Registry Plus suite can be used separately or together for routine or special data collection. Maine – Hospital Reporting Resources. Maryland. by cancer type, for Maine Open in Data Analysis Tool Average annual rate perage adjusted to the US standard population. Data sources: North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR),   Cancer is the leading cause of death in Maine.

Molly Schwenn, director of the Maine Cancer Registry, tenders an explanation. She says contributing to Maine’s high cancer rates are “lower levels of education, high rates of poverty, unemployment, and lack of health insurance.” Chronic Disease: Maine. Division of Chronic Disease, MCDC The Division of Community Health promotes and protects the health of the citizens of Maine through programs focusing on the prevention and control of chronic diseases and their risk factors, injury prevention and control, oral health, the health of Maine's youth, and on health promotion.

Cancer Registry Management: Principles & Practice 2nd Edition by Carol L. Hutchinson (Editor), Herman R. Menck (Editor), Mindy Burch (Editor), & out of 5 stars 1 rating. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of 5/5(1).

Four cancers account for the majority of new cancer diagnoses: lung, colorectal, female breast, and in men, prostate. It is the second leading cause of death in Maine.

Data are collected and analyzed by the Maine CDC’s certified Maine Cancer Registry to monitor trends and investigate possible cancer clusters. maine cancer registry data collection manual for hospitals maine centers for disease control and prevention division of chronic disease key bank plaza, 4th floor 11 state house station augusta, me () fax () commissioner brenda m.

harvey fourth edition Maine Cancer Registry Data Collection Manual for Hospitals, Fourth Edition - Rev 8/ Description: Identifies the removal, biopsy, or aspiration of regional lymph node(s) at the time of surgery of the primary site or during a separate surgical event.

The Maine Cancer Registry Staff Office of Data, Research, and Vital Statistics Department of Human Services Maine hospital registrars: We would also like to extend our thanks to the Maine hospitals for reporting cancer cases to the Maine Cancer Registry.

Without their support this report would not be possible. Book 7 - Statistics and Epidemiology for Cancer Registries () [PDF(PDF, MB) ] [Zip(ZIP, MB) ] Introduces the tumor registrar to the statistics required to run a registry: includes discussion of incidence, mortality, and survival.

Book 8. Prerequisites. The Cancer Registry Management program is a series of online courses designed for individuals interested in cancer registry. Cancer registrars possess the clinical and technical knowledge and skills necessary to maintain components of the disease-related data collection systems consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and accreditation requirements.

maine state cancer registry abstracting and coding manual for hospitals maine centers for disease control and prevention division of chronic disease key bank plaza, 4th floor 11 state house station augusta, me () fax () commissioner john r.

nicholas fourth edition The curated data provides essential information to researchers, healthcare providers, and public health officials to better monitor and advance cancer treatments, conduct research, and improve cancer prevention and screening programs.

Learn more about how to become a cancer registrar and how cancer registry data is used to improve public health. The Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR®) credential sets the standard for professional excellence in the cancer registry field.

It is nationally recognized in the recruitment and retention of registry personnel. NCRA's certification board - the Council on Certification - oversees the CTR exam administration and credential maintenance.

“Cancer Registry Management: Principles and Practice (3 rd Edition)” is a resource for students in NCRA-Accredited programs and candidates seeking to take the CTR Exam.

The textbook was created through a collaborative effort of volunteer registry professionals who represent various organizations from the cancer surveillance community in North America.record and how to record it on your cancer registry abstract.

When you finish Book 5, you should have an understanding of the usual methods and procedures used to diagnose cancer as well as an understanding of precisely what should be recorded on your registry abstract.

Section B is concerned with the composition and organization of a medical File Size: 6MB.For more than 40 years, Northern Light Cancer Research has been developing new and innovative cancer treatments for patients across Maine.

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