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was no different
"My Physicians at The Regional Cancer Center encouraged me to seek a second opinion. The course of treatment was not any different going to a well-known cancer facility. When I found out The Regional Cancer Center was really no different than a well-respected hospital, I felt great! I felt like I should be here."
The National Cancer Insitute (NCI) comprehensive database contains summaries on a wide range of cancer topics; a registry of 8000+ open and 19,000+ closed cancer clinical trials from around the world; and a directory of professionals who provide genetics services. PDQ also contains the NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms, with definitions for 6000+ cancer and medical terms, and the NCI Drug Dictionary, which has information on 1200+ agents used in the treatment of cancer or cancer-related conditions.
The Five Wishes Advance Directive Project created by the Aging with Dignity Foundation and are being adopted at The Regional Cancer Center. RCC patients and their caregivers can sign up to attend a free education session and receive a free Five Wishes workbook. Workbooks are also available directly from Aging with Dignity