More Information and References for Cancer of the Brain and Central Nervous System
References and Community ResourcesReferences:[[br]]  Ross JA & Spector LG. 2006. Cancers in Children. In: Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, 3rd Ed. (Schottenfeld D, Fraumeni JH, eds.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press pp. 1251-1268. [[br]]  National Cancer Institute. (2017). State Cancer Profiles: Utah. Accessed on February 22, 2017 from [https://statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov/]. Resources: [http://www.cancer.gov/types/brain National Cancer Institute - Brain Cancer][[br]] [http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brain-tumor/home/ovc-20117132 Mayo Clinic - Brain tumor][[br]] [http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/ American Cancer Society - Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Adults][[br]] [http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/ American Cancer Society - Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Children][[br]] [http://seer.cancer.gov/statfacts/html/brain.html National Cancer Institute, Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program - Statistics at a Glance: Brain and Other Nervous System Cancer]
More Resources and LinksEvidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:
Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:
- CDC Prevention Status Reports for all 50 states
- County Health Rankings
- Kaiser Family Foundation's StateHealthFacts.org
- CDC WONDER DATA2010, the Healthy People 2010 Database.
Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.