• English
    X

    Google Translate Disclaimer

    The Maryland Department of Information Technology (“DoIT”) offers translations of the content through Google Translate. Because Google Translate is an external website, DoIT does not control the quality or accuracy of translated content. All DoIT content is filtered through Google Translate which may result in unexpected and unpredictable degradation of portions of text, images and the general appearance on translated pages. Google Translate may maintain unique privacy and use policies. These policies are not controlled by DoIT and are not associated with DoIT’s privacy and use policies. After selecting a translation option, users will be notified that they are leaving DoIT’s website. Users should consult the original English content on DoIT’s website if there are any questions about the translated content.

    DoIT uses Google Translate to provide language translations of its content. Google Translate is a free, automated service that relies on data and technology to provide its translations. The Google Translate feature is provided for informational purposes only. Translations cannot be guaranteed as exact or without the inclusion of incorrect or inappropriate language. Google Translate is a third-party service and site users will be leaving DoIT to utilize translated content. As such, DoIT does not guarantee and does not accept responsibility for, the accuracy, reliability, or performance of this service nor the limitations provided by this service, such as the inability to translate specific files like PDFs and graphics (e.g. .jpgs, .gifs, etc.).

    DoIT provides Google Translate as an online tool for its users, but DoIT does not directly endorse the website or imply that it is the only solution available to users. All site visitors may choose to use alternate tools for their translation needs. Any individuals or parties that use DoIT content in translated form, whether by Google Translate or by any other translation services, do so at their own risk. DoIT is not liable for any loss or damages arising out of, or issues related to, the use of or reliance on translated content. DoIT assumes no liability for any site visitor’s activities in connection with use of the Google Translate functionality or content.

    The Google Translate service is a means by which DoIT offers translations of content and is meant solely for the convenience of non-English speaking users of the website. The translated content is provided directly and dynamically by Google; DoIT has no direct control over the translated content as it appears using this tool. Therefore, in all contexts, the English content, as directly provided by DoIT is to be held authoritative.

    Other Cancer-Related Surveillance Web Sites

    ​  Other cancer-related surveillance Web sites includes United States federal agencies involved in cancer surveillance,         prevention, programs, etc., and private, or non-government, resources such as the American Cancer Society.

    American Cancer Society: Statistics

    Provides various reports that track cancer occurrence, including the number of deaths, cases, how long people survive after diagnosis, and behaviors that influence the risk of developing cancer and the use of screening tests.

    American Cancer Society-Cancer Facts, Figures

    Presents data on cancer incidence, mortality, survival, and cancer risk factors, and annual state estimates of expected new cancer cases and deaths.

    American Cancer Society-Cancer Prevention Early Detection Facts and Figures

    Presents data on tobacco use, overweight and obesity, physical inactivity, and nutrition and cancer screening. Discusses cancer prevention measures for children/adolescents and adults separately.

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Program of Cancer Registries

    Collects information from all states that have state cancer registries.

    National Cancer Institute, Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program

    Collects information on cancer incidence, stage, and survival from 18 cancer registries throughout the United States; seven of the 18 registries are smaller regional subdivisions within a state.

    National Cancer Institute

    Is the Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975 to 2002, from the Surveillance and Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Program; contains a special feature that focuses on surveillance data for cancer prevention and control.

    National Center for Health Statistics-Health United States

    Provides annual reports on national trends in health statistics from 1975-present.

    North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (Interactive)

    Presents statistics and reports for North American countries and U.S. states, using data from central cancer registries. Quick Cancer Stats provides interactive queries.

    National Health Interview Survey

    Provides results of continuous in-person interview survey conducted on a random sample of households in the country that collects information on illness and disability in the nation.

    National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 

    Collects information on the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States.

    National Vital Statistics System

    Collects information on cancer mortality from each state in the nation.

    U.S. Statistics Working Group (DHHS, CDC, NCI, and NAACCR)

    Provides annual reports from SEER and state-based registries of cancer incidence and mortality data.

    National Cancer Institute Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program

    Collects information on cancer incidence, stage, and survival from 11 cancer registries throughout the United States.​