Library and Resources

Access educational materials and resources related to the Global Initiative for Cancer Registry Development (GICR)

General Guidelines

Cancer Registration: Principles and Methods http://publications.iarc.fr/Book-And-Report-Series/Iarc-Scientific-Publications/Cancer-Registration-Principles-And-Methods-1991
Planning and developing population-based cancer registration http://publications.iarc.fr/Book-And-Report-Series/Iarc-Technical-Publications/Planning-And-Developing-Population-Based-Cancer-Registration-In-Low–And-Middle-Income-Settings-2014
Evaluation of data quality in the cancer registry. Part I: comparability, validity and timeliness https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19117750
Evaluation of data quality in the cancer registry. Part II: Completeness https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19128954
Manual for Cancer Registry Personnel http://publications.iarc.fr/Book-And-Report-Series/Iarc-Technical-Publications/Manual-For-Cancer-Registry-Personnel-1995
Pathology of Tumours for Cancer Registry Personnel http://www.iacr.com.fr/images/doc/PathologyManualApr08.pdf
Cancer Surveillance Framework https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28472440
Guidelines on Confidentiality for Population-Based Cancer Registration /static/public/docs/Confidentiality IACR-IARC (Tech Rep 2004-3).pdf

Hub Manuals and Standard Operating Procedures for Cancer Registries

Standard Procedure Manual (AFCRN) http://www.afcrn.org/index.php/resources2/53-standard-procedure-manual/131-sop
Caribbean Registry Manual Data Collection and Operating Procedures Module

Coding

ICD–O Third edition ICD-O-3 & ICD-O-3.2 TABLES
International Rules for Primary Multiple Cancers (ICD-O Third Edition) http://www.iacr.com.fr/images/doc/MPrules_july2004.pdf
 International Classification of  Childhood Cancers ICCC, 3rd edition. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15712273

Staging

UICC TNM Educational material https://www.uicc.org/new-tnm-e-learning-modules
Essential TNM User’s guide (English) /static/public/docs/Annex%20_Essential%20TNM%20Users%20Guide_22012019_Final.pdf 
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30712797
Essential TNM User’s guide (Spanish) / TNM Esencial – Guía del Usuario /static/public/docs/Essential_TNM_Users Guide_SPA_22022019.pdf 
Essential TNM User’s guide (Portuguese) / TNM Essencial – Manual do Usuário /static/public/docs/TNM Essencial Manual do Usuario_PORT.pdf 
CanStaging, the Cancer Staging Tool http://nicancerstaging.qub.ac.uk/ 
Pediatric Cancer Staging (Consensus guidelines for use by population cancer registries for staging childhood cancers (the Toronto Childhood Cancer Stage Guidelines) https://cancerqld.blob.core.windows.net/content/docs/childhood-cancer-staging-for-population-registries.pdf 
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanonc/article/PIIS1470-2045(15)00539-2/fulltext

Software

CanReg5 http://www.iacr.com.fr/CanReg5
CanReg5 Webinars – English Webinar 1: Overview
Presentation (download)Presentation (online)Q&AsSlides (pdf)
Webinar 2: Installation and Setup
Presentation (download)Presentation (online)Q&AsSlides (pdf)
Webinar 3: Migrating data from CanReg4
Presentation (download)Presentation (online)Q&AsSlides (pdf)
Webinar 4: Data Entry
Presentation (download)Presentation (online)Q&AsSlides (pdf)
Webinar 5: Data Analysis
Presentation (download)Presentation (online)Q&AsSlides (pdf)
Webinar 6: Customization and Management
Presentation (download)Presentation (online)Q&AsSlides (pdf)
CanReg5 Webinars – Spanish Webinar Sesión 1: CanReg5 y Registros de Cáncer
Slides (pdf)Video
Webinar Sesión 2: Instalación y configuración
EjerciciosSlides (pdf)Video
Webinar Sesión 3: Migración de datos desde CanReg 4
Slides (pdf)Video
Webinar Sesión 4: Entrada de datos
Slides (pdf)
Webinar Sesión 6: Personalización y Gestión
Slides (pdf)
CanReg5 Manual Manual in English
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Manual in Spanish
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Check and conversion Program The publication of the third edition of the International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O-3) (WHO, 2000) required the preparation of new programs to convert and to validate data collected by cancer registries ( click here to read more ).
Download the latest version of IARCcrgTools.zip (December 2018) ~ 1 MB

Publications – GICR

Cancer Surveillance – Izmir Hub https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29413483
Cancer Surveillance – Latin America Hub http://iris.paho.org/xmlui/handle/123456789/33832
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30241165

Publications – Descriptive Epidemiology

Publications – Descriptive Epidemiology See IACR website http://www.iacr.com.fr/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=90&Itemid=566
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