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Patient Education Publications
NCI’s popular patient education publications can be downloaded as PDFs or ebooks.

PDQ®- NCI’s Comprehensive Database
An NCI database that contains summaries of the latest cancer information. Summaries cover treatment, screening, prevention, genetics, supportive care, and integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies.

NCI Fact Sheets
NCI fact sheets address a variety of cancer topics. They are updated and revised based on the latest cancer research. Most fact sheets are written in a question and answer format.

Dictionaries
NCI dictionaries contain definitions for thousands of terms relating to cancer, drugs, genetics, and for scientists seeking research funds from NCI.

NCI Blogs and Newsletters
Stay current on cancer research and NCI-related programs and activities through these blogs and newsletters.

Health Communications Publications
These NCI publications for health professionals cover best practices in planning and implementing programs to communicate health information to a wide range of audiences.

Reports
Information about major NCI reports as well as other reports released by government health agencies and nonprofit groups that provide information about cancer.

NCI Publications Locator
An online ordering system for NCI publications.