UCSF: Google Searches Could Help Track Cancer Incidence, Mortality

UCSF: Google Searches Could Help Track Cancer Incidence, Mortality. “Google search volume across the United States could help fill in the gaps on cancer incidence and mortality data, according to a new study by scientists at UC San Francisco and the University of Pennsylvania. This is particularly true for cancers not documented in national registries, like basal and squamous cell carcinomas, the two most common kinds of skin cancer.”