The Lung Cancer Atlas
The Lung Cancer Atlas is presented by the National Lung Cancer Roundtable and the American Cancer Society. This atlas offers an interactive geographic view of data pertaining to lung cancer in the USA. For instructions of how to use the atlas please review the user guide under the about icon as well as the tutorial videos.
Georgia Lung Cancer Roundtable (GLCRT) Story Map
Like the National Lung Cancer Roundtable, the GLCRT acts as a catalyst to stimulate work on key issues around lung cancer in Georgia. The map below show cases lung cancer mortality and incidence rates (2011-2015) from the National Cancer Institute. To view Lung Cancer incidence & mortality rates in Georgia click the Lung Cancer in Georgia tab featured on the map below.
The NLCRT dashboard provides a simple interface for exploring data related to lung cancer, including mortality and incidence rates and location of screening facilities. Using a user-friendly API, the Dashboard allows the users to easily focus on specific states and counties of interest and leverages infographics to present data about the selected area of interest in a visual, clear manner. Graphs of mortality and incidence rates are also available, allowing the user to compare counties’ rates as well as compare to the national rate.