survivorship, 57, 111

Vietnamese, 30, 123

women, 1, 28, 75-76, 116, 129, 164

Attitudes, 110, 128-129

fatalism, 14-15, 164, 196, 197-198, 240, 243

mistrust of research community, 188-189, 191, 195, 198, 210, 211-212, 229

poor persons, 41-42

research recommendations, 4, 7

survivors of cancer, 231, 240, 243, 244

see also Cultural factors

B

Behavioral risk factors, 15, 70, 73, 85, 282

alcohol consumption, 116-117

''ethnic group" defined, 8-9

genetic vs, 4, 8, 44, 82-84, 85, 86, 89, 92

NCI programs, 5, 6, 10, 89-90, 110-111, 115, 151-153, 176

NIH, general, 15

poor persons, 40

see also Attitudes;

Cultural factors;

Diet and nutrition;

Smoking;

Social factors

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, 73

Black Leadership Initiative on Cancer, 18, 24, 128, 129, 160

Blacks,

see African Americans

Black/White Cancer Survival Study, 111

Bladder cancer, 26, 124

Breast cancer, 19, 25, 164

African Americans, 1, 14, 28, 30, 57, 69, 72-73, 111, 112, 115, 116, 119, 126, 128-129, 163-164, 165, 201, 204, 215, 224, 302, 308

attitudes about, 128-129

clinical trials, 14, 30, 122, 124, 164, 165, 204, 208, 210

funding, 97, 99

genetics of, 85-86

Hispanics, 30, 69, 75, 76, 126, 164, 250, 302, 303, 308, 310

mortality, 1, 28-29, 56, 72-73, 250, 302, 308

prevention, 26, 30, 122

research, 54, 57, 62, 65, 67, 109, 111, 113, 115-116

screening, 219

see also Mammography

survivorship, 231, 234, 240

tamoxifen, 14, 30, 122, 208, 210

treatment, 14, 30, 122, 208, 218

Breast Cancer Prevention Trial, 30, 122, 193

Breast Cancer Resource Committee, 163-164

Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium, 81, 109, 122

Bronchial cancer, 52, 54-57, 60, 61, 66-67, 300, 307

Brownfields National Partnership Action Agenda, 144

Bureau of the Census, 110, 200, 252

C

Cancer Control Review Group, 78, 84-85

Cancer Cooperative Group Trials, 32, 105, 106, 124, 125, 192, 193, 197, 200-206

Cancer Facts & Figures, 225

Cancer Incidence and Mortality, 1973-1995: A Report Card for the United States, 60

Cancer Information Service, 107, 127-128, 222-224, 238

CANCERLIT, 127, 225

CancerNet, 127

Cancer Prevention Awareness Program, 18

Cancer registries, 249-250

state, 4, 58-60, 64, 68, 79-80, 81

see also Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results program

Cancer Survivorship Studies in Established Epidemiologic Cohorts, 235

Case-control studies, 109, 115, 116, 117, 118

Center for Scientific Review, 100

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3, 28, 35, 60, 110, 208

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, 73

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 73-74, 110

National Health Interview Survey, 110, 233, 244-245

state tumor registries, 58-60, 80

Cervical and uterine cancer, 50, 54, 56, 57, 60, 62, 116, 129, 152, 250, 303, 310

African Americans, 29, 53, 54, 56, 57, 116, 119, 123, 250, 303, 310

American Indians, 53, 54, 56, 57, 67, 303, 310

funding, 97, 99

Hispanics, 29, 30, 53, 54, 56, 57, 75, 76, 116, 164, 303, 310



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