As of July 31, 2017, patientACCESS has been discontinued.  This pilot program was in effect from 2014 – 2017 as a collaborative effort among six publishers along with the Association of American Publishers/ Professional & Scholarly Publishing, the International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers, and the Copyright Clearance Center. 

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More Information about understanding cancer research:

Understanding Cancer Research Studies, Part I

Understanding Cancer Research Studies, Part II

How to Read a Medical Abstract

News for Patients from the Journal of Clinical Oncology

Medical News: How to Know if it’s Accurate