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Title Measuring the quality of population-based cancer registries: the NAACCR perspective
Author Tucker, TC
Secondary Authors Howe HL
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Journal J Reg Manag
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Year 2001
Pages 41-5
Volume 28
Number 1
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Citation Tucker TC, Howe HL. Measuring the quality of population-based cancer registries: the NAACCR perspective. J Reg Manag. 2001;28(1):41-5.
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Abstract

This paper describes the NAACCR program of Registry Certification, which evaluates cancer registry data annually for completeness, accuracy, and timeliness in producing cancer incidence rates. The evaluation approach is described, as is NAACCR's commitment to helping all cancer registries achieve standards that reflect high-quality data.



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cancer
population-based
quality
registries