Release of 1999-2005 United States Cancer Statistics Web-Based Report

March 2009
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;3/13/2009, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p233
The article announces the release of a web-based report, "United States Cancer Statistics (USCS): 1999-2005 Incidence and Mortality Data," produced by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute in collaboration with the North American Associated of Central Cancer Registries. The report provides cancer mortality data for all U.S. states. The data help public health professionals address the nation's cancer burden. Health agencies use the data to report on cancer trends and assess cancer prevention and control efforts.


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