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
- 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