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ACS Cancer Facts and Figures


  • Source: Cancer Facts and Figures 2000. American Cancer Society. January 2000.

  • Source: National Cancer Institute. www.nci.nih.gov. February 2000.

  • Source: National Cancer Institute. www.nci.nih.gov. February 2000.

  • Source: American Cancer Society. www. cancer.org. February 2000.

  • Source: American Cancer Society. Atlanta, Ga. January 2000.

  • Department Editors: Peter S. Houts, PhD; Raymond E. Lenhard, Jr, MD; and Claudette Varricchio, RN, DNS, OCN.

  • Queries and contributions to The Front Page may be sent to the Department Editors at Cancer Practice, American Cancer Society, 1180 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036.

  • Source: US Mortality Public Use Data Tapes 1960–1996, US Mortality Volumes 1930–1959, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1999. American Cancer Society 2000.

  • Source: US Mortality Public Use Data Tapes 1960–1996, US Mortality Volumes 1930–1959, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1999. American Cancer Society 2000.

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