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27th German Cancer Congress Berlin 2006

German Cancer Society (Frankfurt/M.)

22. - 26.03.2006, Berlin

Comfortable search of Morphology and Topography with a self‑made Access-based software-tool

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  • corresponding author presenting/speaker Hartmut Göthel - Epidemiologisches Krebsregister Niedersachsen, Vertrauensstelle, Hannover, Deutschland

27. Deutscher Krebskongress. Berlin, 22.-26.03.2006. Düsseldorf, Köln: German Medical Science; 2006. DocPE641

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Published: March 20, 2006

© 2006 Göthel.
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The poster is a description of a self-made Access data bank, developed to search for Codes of ICD-O Third Edition in a comfortable and easy way. This is demonstrated by screen shots. The tool can be used for: - Morphology Terms - Topography Terms - Morphology Code - Topography Code. The tool enables a search for complex expressions by searching with two even incomplete written terms at the same time. The software-tool bases on txt-files of the DIMDI-server. This txt-files can be used by every institution and everybody.