Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Street Level Conference Room
Access PDQ® – NCI’s Comprehensive Cancer Database
The PDQ (Physician Data Query) database contains peer-reviewed summaries on cancer treatment, screening, prevention, genetics, supportive care, and complementary and alternative medicine; a registry of thousands of open clinical trials from around the world; and directories of physicians, genetic counseling professionals, and organizations that provide cancer care. Also included are a dictionary of cancer terms, statistics on survival, and a drug dictionary.
Contents: charts/graphs, Dictionary, directory, full text, government documents
Access Level: Free, Open Access
Keywords: biomedical research, cancer, clinical trials, neoplasms, patient education, physicians, Spanish translation