Age-standardized incidence and death rates

for breast cancer (female) by race and ethnicity, 51

for colorectal cancer by race and ethnicity, 58

for prostate cancer by race and ethnicity, 55

by race and ethnicity, 37

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), 5, 14, 103n, 145, 155, 354, 423, 463–464

increasing support of survivorship research and expanding mechanisms for its conduct, 13, 467–468

supporting demonstration programs to test models of survivorship care, 7, 251

Alaskan Natives, 56, 58

Alopecia, 162

Ambulatory care, 199, 288–289, 477

Ambulatory care survey data, 288–289

NAMCS, 288

NHAMCS, 288–289

Amenorrhea, 157, 477

estimated probability among breast cancer survivors, 91

American Academy of Dermatology, 278

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), 333

American Association for Cancer Education (AACE), 332, 353–354

American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC), 328

Institute for Improving Clinical Care, 195

American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC), 296, 348n

American Board of Internal Medicine, 330

American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), 322, 354

American Cancer Society (ACS), 14, 146–147, 196, 231, 350, 384, 465–466

Behavioral Research Center, 465

Cancer Source Book for Nurses, 339

“Cancer Survivors Network,” 232, 305

Guide to Complementary and Alternative Cancer Methods, 149

increasing support of survivorship research and expanding mechanisms for its conduct, 13, 467–468

programs of, 232–233

selected ACS professional education and training programs, 351

Study of Cancer Survivors, 439–442

survivorship-related books, 240

American College of Medical Genetics, 348

American College of Physicians (ACP), 333

American College of Surgeons, 260

Commission on Cancer, 225–226

Oncology Group, 88n

American Council of Graduate Medical Education, 330

American Indians, 56, 58

American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR), 147

nutritional guidelines for cancer survivors from, 148

American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC), 46

American Journal of Nursing, 339

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), 340

American Psychological Association (APA), 344

American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS), 306, 345

Online Education Program: Survivorship, 347

Referral Directory, 347

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), 96, 101, 249, 286, 296, 323, 332, 348

National Initiative on Cancer Care Quality, 449

“People Living with Cancer,” 305

Survivorship Task Force, 332

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS), 268

American Society of Head and Neck Surgeons (ASHNS), 280–283

American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ASPRS), 276

American Urological Association, 260

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 10, 364, 373–378

America’s Health: Principles and Recommendations, 391

Androgen deprivation therapy, 120–121

Anthracycline, 96

Armstrong Foundation. See Lance Armstrong Foundation



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