For more information about clinical trials, call:
These resources can give you additional information about cancer research and clinical trials.
The National Cancer Institute
You may call the NCI’s Cancer Information Service at 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237) or TTY: 1-800-332-8615. The NCI website
also contains comprehensive information about clinical trials.
The CancerNet website
has accurate Physician Data Query (PDQ) summaries and resources on clinical trials.
CancerFax includes NCI information about cancer treatment, screening, prevention and supportive care. To obtain a content list, dial 301-402-5874 or 1-800-624-2511 from a fax machine handset and follow the recorded instructions.
The National Society of Genetic Counselors
offers a great resource for genetically linked cancers.
Pediatric Cancer Clinical Trials
The Children’s Oncology Group
provides national standards and protocols for clinical research trials. Presbyterian Blume Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Clinic
is a member of this group.