The Fall 2006 issue of ArcNews Online presents the following exclusively online articles:
Mapping Papilloma Virus Disease Data Contributes to Cancer Risk Assessments
It is important to determine the regional prevalence of HPV infection to assess cervical cancer risk in the female population. California was chosen for HPV prevalence assessment due to the state's large population and availability of state hospital data to validate results.
Taking Water Meter Work Order Management to Next Level
Located in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, the city of Grand Prairie, Texas, has a long, narrow geography that makes efficiently dispatching Public Works/Utility Services Department field crews a challenge. The city's IT/GIS Department developed a user-friendly interface to facilitate accessing valuable water meter information.
GIS Takes Olympic Gold at Torino 2006
At Torino 2006, the XX Olympic Winter Games in Turin, Italy, the organizing committee worked nonstop behind the scenes using GIS to ensure that sporting events and related activities were conducted with clockwork precision.
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