The High Resolution studies aim to collect at the population level the information here following sketched:
|Information common to all cancers|
For each item, it is provided the list of variables, their definition and their coding.
Data can be collected in two formats (txt/csv or via the Access databases* made available by the INT coordinating unit), as follows:
Definitions relative to information on co-morbidities and performance status evidenced at the diagnosis required in the protocol are provided here, while the full protocol is available for download here.
For best harmonization in data collection across the EU, FAQ sheet is made available.
Automated quality check procedures* are applied to all registry-based cancer-specific databases. Most errors/warnings related to variables common to all cancers under study and some errors/warnings related to the cancer-specific variables are coming from the ENCR-JRC (European Network of Cancer Registries-Joint Research Centre) quality checks available online at this webpage.
More than one release of the HR databases will be made available: a new database release will be analysed as soon as new updates and/or checked databases are sent to FTP center.
Here following the list of the available releases: