‘C’ Topics


See also Aging; Health and health technology; Women’s health

Allocating Costs and Benefits in Disease Prevention Programs: An Application to Cervical Cancer Screening (May 1981)

Assessment of Technologies for Determining Cancer Risks From the Environment (June 1981)

Cancer Testing Technology and Saccharin (October 1977)

The Cost-Effectiveness of Colorectal Cancer Screening in Average-Risk Adults (April 1995)

The Costs and Effectiveness of Cervical Cancer Screening in Elderly Women (February 1990)

Costs and Effectiveness of Colorectal Cancer Screening in the Elderly (September 1990)

Costs and Effectiveness of Prostate Cancer Screening in Elderly Men (May 1995)

Identifying and Regulating Carcinogens (November 1987)

Screening for Colon Cancer: A Technology Assessment (April 1981)

Surgery for Breast Cancer (October 1981)

Unconventional Cancer Treatments (September 1990)

Chemical weapons

See Defense technology; Hazardous waste

Children’s health

See also Health and health technology; Mental health

Adolescent Health Insurance Status: Analyses of Trends in Coverage and Preliminary Estimates of the Effects of an Employer Mandate and Medicaid Expansion on the Uninsured (June 1989)

Adolescent Health, Vol. I: Summary and Policy Options (April 1991)

Adolescent Health, Vol. II: Background and the Effectiveness of Selected Prevention and Treatment Services (October 1991)

Adolescent Health, Vol. III: Crosscutting Issues in the Delivery of Health and Related Services (June 1991)

Children’s Dental Services Under the Medicaid Program (October 1990)

The Costs and Effectiveness of Neonatal Intensive Care (August 1981)

Healthy Children: Investing in the Future (February 1988)

Neonatal Intensive Care for Low Birthweight Infants: Costs and Effectiveness (December 1987)

Technology Dependent Children: Hospital Vs. Home Care (May 1987)

Climate change

See also Alternative fuels; Environmental protection; Remote sensing; Space

Changing by Degrees: Steps To Reduce Greenhouse Gases (February 1991)

Climate Treaties and Models: Issues in the International Management of Climate Change (June 1994)

Preparing for an Uncertain Climate-Vol. I (October 1993)

Preparing for an Uncertain Climate-Vol. II (October 1993)


See also Computer technology; Information technology; Research and development; Telecommunications

The 1992 World Administrative Radio Conference: Issues for U.S. International Spectrum Policy (November 1991)

The 1992 World Administrative Radio Conference: Technology and Policy Implications (May 1993)

The Big Picture: HDTV and High-Resolution Systems (June 1990)

Critical Connections: Communication for the Future (February 1990)

The Feasibility and Value of Broadband Communications in Rural Areas: A Preliminary Evaluation (April 1976)

Microelectronics Research and Development (March 1986)

Radiofrequency Use and Management: Impacts From the World Administrative Radio Conference of 1979 (January 1982)

Rural America at the Crossroads: Networking for the Future (April 1991)


See also Agricultural technology; Business and industry; Defense technology; Economic development; Economy; Environmental protection; International relations and technology transfer; Metals industry; Science and technology; Space

Competing Economies: America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim (October 1991)

Helping America Compete: The Role of Federal Scientific and Technical Information (June 1990)

Industry, Technology, and the Environment: Competitive Challenges and Business Opportunities (January 1994)

International Competition in Services: Banking, Building, Software, Know-How… (July 1987)

International Competitiveness in Electronics (November 1983)

Making Things Better: Competing in Manufacturing (February 1990)

A Review of U.S. Competitiveness in Agricultural Trade (October 1986)

Technology and Steel Industry Competitiveness (June 1980)

U.S. Industrial Competitiveness: A Comparison of Steel, Electronics, and Automobiles (July 1981)

Wood Use: U.S. Competitiveness and Technology-Vol. I (August 1983)

Wood Use: U.S. Competitiveness and Technology-Vol. II (November 1984)

Computer security

See also Information technology

Defending Secrets, Sharing Data: New Locks and Keys for Electronic Information (October 1987)

Electronic Record Systems and Individual Privacy (June 1986)

Electronic Surveillance and Civil Liberties (October 1985)

Information Security and Privacy in Network Environments (September 1994)

Issue Update on Information Security and Privacy in Network Environments (September 1995)

Protecting Privacy in Computerized Medical Information (September 1993)

Selected Electronic Funds Transfer Issues: Privacy, Security, and Equity (March 1982)

Computer technology

See also Business and industry; Communications; Defense technology; Education; Employment and training; Information technology; Law and law enforcement technology; Science and technology; Telecommunications

Accessibility and Integrity of Networked Information Collections (August 1993)

Advanced Network Technology (June 1993)

Automation of America’s Offices, 1985-2000 (December 1985)

Computer Software and Intellectual Property (March 1990)

Computerized Manufacturing Automation: Employment, Education, and the Workplace (April 1984)

Finding a Balance: Computer Software, Intellectual Property and the Challenge of Technological Change (May 1992)

Flat Panel Displays in Perspective (September 1995)

High-Performance Computing and Networking for Science (September 1989)

Miniaturization Technologies (November 1991)

Seeking Solutions: High Performance Computing for Science (March 1991)

The Social Security Administration’s Decentralized Computer Strategy: Issues and Options (April 1994)

Supercomputers: Government Plans and Policies (March 1986)

Crime and criminal justice

See Law and law enforcement technology