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Title Certification for population-based registries
Author Tucker, TC
Secondary Authors Howe HL, Weir HK
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Journal J Reg Manag
Month Feb
Year 1999
Pages 24-27
Volume 26
Number 1
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Citation Tucker TC, Howe HL, Weir HK. Certification for population-based registries. J Reg Manag. 1999 Feb;26(1):24-27.
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Abstract

This paper describes the criteria used in the NAACCR Registry Certification Program, which annually reviews a cancer registry’s incidence data file for completeness, accuracy, and timeliness. This review is used to assess whether the data are appropriate for use in the computation of incidence rates.



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certification
population-based
registries