NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,800 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- clinical practice guidelines
- listen (KLIH-nih-kul PRAK-tis GIDE-linez)
- Guidelines developed to help health care professionals and patients make decisions about screening, prevention, or treatment of a specific health condition.