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In citing data from an online database, include the following elements, if applicable, in the order shown: Author(s). Title of the database [database online]. Publisher’s location (city, state, or, for Canada, city, province, country, or, all others, city, country): publisher’s name; year of publication and/or last update. URL [provide URL and verify that the link still works as close as possible to publication]. Accessed [date]. Additional notes that might be helpful or of interest to the reader (eg, date the site was updated or modified) may also be included. 1. PDQ: NCI’s Comprehensive Cancer Database. Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute;

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