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Informed Decision Making

Learn why these resources are important

Data

State Cancer ProfilesExternal link (CDC, NCI) - Statistics for prioritizing cancer control efforts

Implementation Tools

Research and Practice ToolsExternal link (NCI)

Research tools, practice tools, and resources for research—practice partnerships to help advance implementation science

Research Synthesis

Guide to Community Preventive Services (Federally supported) - Recommendations for population-based intervention approaches

Programs

Evidence-Based Cancer Control Programs (NCI) – Summary statements, ratings and program materials from cancer prevention and control studies

Sample program:

  • “The PSA Test for Prostate Cancer: Is it Right for ME?” - Designed to enhance knowledge and increase patient participation in the decision making process for prostate cancer screening

Evaluation

Reach Effectiveness Adoption Implementation Maintenance (RE-AIM)External link

  • This site provides an explanation of and resources for those wanting to apply the RE-AIM framework; the RE-AIM framework is designed to enhance the quality, speed, and public health impact of efforts to translate research into practice

Plan

Guidance for Comprehensive Cancer Control Planning (CDC) - Guidance for linking research to practice
International Plans for Comprehensive Cancer ControlExternal link
US Plans for Comprehensive Cancer ControlExternal link
Prevention & Care ManagementExternal link (AHRQ) - Resources and materials for linking research and practice