In addition to facilitating access for researchers to data resources and reporting the results of the following studies, we make available the survey instruments for the studies.
Health Services & Economics Branch Instruments
- National Survey of Primary Care Physicians' Recommendations & Practice for Breast, Cervical, Colorectal, & Lung Cancer Screening - A national assessment of primary care physicians' knowledge, attitudes, recommendations, and practices related to screening for breast, cervical, colorectal, and lung cancer.
- National Surveys of Colorectal Cancer Screening Policies & Practices - A national assessment of physician knowledge, attitudes, and practices and health plan programs and policies concerning colorectal cancer screening to help inform colorectal cancer control efforts.
- Patterns of Care / Quality of Care Studies - Studies that began in 1987 to evaluate the dissemination of state-of-the-art cancer therapy into community practice.
- Survey of Physician Attitudes Regarding the Care of Cancer Survivors (SPARCCS) - A national assessment of the perceptions, knowledge, and practices of primary care and oncology specialist physicians regarding post-treatment follow-up care of adult cancer survivors.
Applied Research Program Instruments
- National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) Cancer Control Supplement - A nationwide survey of about 36,000 households in the U.S. and a principal source of information on the health of the civilian noninstitutionalized population.
- California Health Interview Survey (CHIS) - A telephone survey that provides population-based, standardized health-related data from 55,000 households selected from all 58 counties in the state.
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014