Cancer incidence data were collected from following state cancer registries: Georgia Center for Cancer Statistics, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University; California Department of Health Services, Cancer Surveillance Section; Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program, Community Health Administration, State of Michigan; Florida Cancer Data System (FCDC) under contract with the Florida Department of Health (FDOH); Louisiana Tumor Registry, Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans; New Jersey State Cancer Registry, Cancer Epidemiology Services, New Jersey State Department of Health and Senior Services; North Carolina Central Cancer Registry; Division of Health Statistics and Research, Pennsylvania Department of Health, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Arizona Cancer Registry, Division of Public Health Services, Arizona Department of Health Services; Texas Cancer Registry, Cancer Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Texas Department of State Health Services; and Nevada Central Cancer Registry, Center for Health Data and Research, Bureau of Health Planning and Statistics, State Health Division, State of Nevada Department of Health and Human Services. The views expressed herein are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the FCDC or FDOH. The Pennsylvania Department of Health specifically disclaims responsibility for any analyses, interpretations, or conclusions.
Prediagnostic lifestyle factors and survival after colon and rectal cancer diagnosis in the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-AARP Diet and Health Study
Article first published online: 3 MAR 2014
Published 2014. This article is a U.S. Government work and is in the public domain in the USA.
Volume 120, Issue 10, pages 1540–1547, 15 May 2014
How to Cite
Pelser, C., Arem, H., Pfeiffer, R. M., Elena, J. W., Alfano, C. M., Hollenbeck, A. R. and Park, Y. (2014), Prediagnostic lifestyle factors and survival after colon and rectal cancer diagnosis in the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-AARP Diet and Health Study. Cancer, 120: 1540–1547. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28573
See editorial on pages 1450–2.
- Issue published online: 6 MAY 2014
- Article first published online: 3 MAR 2014
- Manuscript Accepted: 15 AUG 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 6 AUG 2013
- Manuscript Received: 3 JUL 2013