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Documentation of the cancer research needs of American Indians and Alaska natives

Linda Burhansstipanov

Documentation of the cancer research needs of American Indians and Alaska natives

by Linda Burhansstipanov

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Published by Cancer Control Science Program, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Research -- United States,
  • Indians of North America -- Diseases -- Research -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLinda Burhansstipanov, Connie Dresser
    SeriesNative American monograph -- no. 1, NIH publication -- no. 94-3603
    ContributionsDresser, Connie M. Villa, Cancer Control Science Program (National Cancer Institute)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13617322M
    OCLC/WorldCa31280667

    Documentation of the Cancer Research Needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives, Cancer Control Science Program, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Cancer Institute PDF Urban American Indian health programs profile., M Foster-Jones, J. Hunter, S. . among Alaska Natives than US Whites for many sites. However, survival rates were higher for Alaska Natives for liver cancer (men and women), and similar to US Whites among women for cancer of the oral cavity/pharynx, stomach, cervix, uterus, ovary, kidney, non-Hodgkin lymphoma and leukemia. Among Alaska Native men, relative sur-.

    Background. Cancer among Native Americans is becoming a growing concern. Although those American Indians who live in the southwest region of the United States and Alaska Natives continue to experience low cancer incidence rates in comparison with whites, African Americans, Asians, and other races, within the last few generations cancer has become the leading cause of death for Alaska Native. Diabetes is least common among Alaska Natives ( percent) and most common among American Indians in the southern United States and southern Arizona ( percent and percent respectively). The Pima Indians of Arizona have one of the highest diabetes rates in the world.

    2 American Indians and Alaska Natives and Cancer The American Community-American Indians and Alaska Natives. WashingtonDC, 9. Byrd-MilesK,ToombsEL,ncerin Research and Alaska Native Epidemiology Center, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. HealthcareQualityReportAgencyforHealthcare.   Welcome to Cancer A Cancer Education and Training Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives! The purpose of the curriculum is to provide basic information about cancer. The intended audience is community members, staff of Indian health programs, and Community Health Representatives. You may also find materials helpful for patient/family education in individual or.


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Documentation of the cancer research needs of American Indians and Alaska natives. Bethesda, Md.: Cancer Control Science Program, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Cancer Institute, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Documentation of the Cancer Research Needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives Cancer Control Science Program, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Cancer Institute Follow this and additional works at: American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library.

Open Library. Featured movies All video latest This Just In Prelinger Archives Democracy Now. Occupy Wall Street TV NSA Clip Library. TV News. Top. This supplemental monograph combines cancer incidence data from the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries and the SEER Program, along with record linkages and geographic factors, to provide a comprehensive description of the cancer burden in the American Indian/Alaska Native population in the United States.

Each chapter addresses a different issue that is unique to this population. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States.1 It is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among men and women combined and is associated with very low survival rates.

2 More than 90% of deaths from lung cancer are caused by cigarette smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke.3 Efforts to reduce lung cancer mortality have focused on the primary prevention of Cited by: Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives.

The purpose of the Cancer curriculum is to provide basic information about cancer. The intended audience is community members, staff of Indian health programs, and Community Health Representatives.

You may also find the materials helpful for patient/ family education in individual or File Size: 7MB. American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) populations are disproportionately affected by certain cancers.

In this interview, Dr. Shobha Srinivasan discusses some of these disparities and programs funded by NCI that are helping to address them.

Cancer Journey for American Indians and Alaska Natives in the Pacific Northwest Article in Oncology Nursing Forum 43(5) September with 28 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Espey DK, Wu X-C, Swan J. et al. Annual report to the nation on the status of cancer, –, featuring cancer in American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Cancer. ; (10)–Cited by: Cancer disparities and health equity research is a critical part of NCI’s research portfolio. The three researchers featured in this video receive funding from NCI to conduct research among American Indian and Alaska Native populations.

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American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) in the Pacific Northwest and elsewhere may be uniquely affected by cancer due to a variety of factors, including lifestyle and environmental influences, socioeconomic conditions, and access to care issues.

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US Incidence - SEER 18 Regs Research Data, Nov Sub ( Circle Of Life: Cancer Education and Wellness for American Indian and Alaska Native Communities Coordinator’s and Educator’s Guide-Rev Page 88 may only be appropriate for very close family. This may also be true of people who have come from an abusive background.

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In the past, cancer incidence and mortality for American Indian/Alaska Native populations have been suppressed in some publications based on small numbers and racial misclassification.

Regional differences in cancer incidence and mortality in Native Americans have been observed as early as The cancer incidence, mortality, and survival data for American Indian/Alaska Native Cited by: 1. Understanding Urban Indians' Interactions with ACF Programs and Services, The purpose of this project is to implement an exploratory research study to better understand the challenges and context for family self-sufficiency of low-income Alaska Natives and American Indians living in urban areas and their interactions with services and.

The suicide rate among American Indian/Alaska Native adolescents and young adults ages 15 to 34 ( per ,) is times higher than the national average for. Diabetes and American Indians/Alaska Natives.

American Indian/Alaska Native adults are almost three times more likely than non-Hispanic white adults to be diagnosed with diabetes. American Indians/Alaska Natives were times more likely than non-Hispanic whites to die from diabetes, in Documentation of the Cancer Research Needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute, National Cancer Institute. NCI Program Activities Related to Minority/Special Populations: Recommendations of the NCI Special Action Committee.

Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute, a. National Cancer Institute.Heart Disease and American Indians/Alaska Natives. American Indians/Alaska Native adults are more likely to be obese than white adults, more likely to have high blood pressure, and they are more likely to be current cigarette smokers than white adults - all risk factors for heart disease.