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released: 31 Jul 2012 author: AIHW

The National Centre for Monitoring Cancer (NCMC) was established by the Australian Government in 2009 to monitor cancer rates, impacts and outcomes in Australia. The centre is located and managed within the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. The NCMC Framework guides and organises the systematic planning, implementation and evaluation of NCMC activities.

ISBN 978-1-74249-327-5; Cat. no. CAN 64; 32pp.; $23

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Publication table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The importance of cancer data in Australia
      • 2.1 The burden of cancer
      • 2.2 Cancer control and the need for cancer data
      • 2.3 The cancer data cycle
      • 2.4 Sources of cancer data
      • 2.5 National population-based cancer and screening data
      • 2.6 Cancer data along the cancer pathway
      • 2.7 Data linkage to enrich cancer data
    • 3 The National Centre for Monitoring Cancer(NCMC)
      • 3.1 Establishment of the NCMC
      • 3.2 The NCMC Framework
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Cancer Monitoring Advisory Group initial terms of reference (2009)
    • Appendix B: Cancer Monitoring Advisory Group members
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures

Recommended citation

AIHW 2012. National Centre for Monitoring Cancer Framework: 2012. Cancer series no. 68. Cat. no. CAN 64. Canberra: AIHW.

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