Acurian - www.acurian.com/patient/
Comprehensive listing of clinical trials actively enrolling participants,
detailed drug information from development through approval to release and exclusive news and commentaries from leading medical and research resources.
American Society of Clinical
Oncology - www.asco.org
Keeps library of abstracts from presentations at their annual meetings. Good
for research. Hint: click on gynecological cancers under Publications-abstracts.
Athena Partners Cancer Resources - www.athenapartners.org
A comprehensive listing of Websites with information on the following:
- Medical Information,
- Healthcare Providers & Facilities,
- Foundations, Associations & Agencies, and
- Support Services.
CancerGuide - cancerguide.org/mainmenu.html
If you are a novice at researching your disease, this site provides helpful
CancerNet - www.cancer.gov/cancer_information
Most recent and accurate information from the NCI, a component of the NIH.
CancerQuest - www.cancerquest.org
An educational resource designed to teach the biology of cancer and cancer treatment.
CenterWatch - www.centerwatch.com
Easy way to access information about clinical trials at conventional medical
Directory of Prescription Drug Patient Assistance Programs - http://www.phrma.org/pap
Directory of programs to help patients get drugs at reduced cost or free.
FDA Office of Special Health Issues - www.fda.gov/oashi/home.html
The FDA's Office of Special Health Issues answers questions about the FDA's
activities related to AIDS, Cancer other serious and life threatening
diseases. The site also provides information about the FDA drug approval
process, clinical trials, what drugs are approved for what and information
regarding access to unapproved drugs. Hint: Click on Cancer Liaison Program on Home Page.
Guide to Internet Resources
for Cancer - www.ncl.ac.uk/~nchwww/guides/clinks1.htm
A well-organized guide to over 1,300 different Internet sites devoted to cancer.
healthfinder ® - www.healthfinder.gov/
is a gateway consumer health and human services information web site from the United States government.
International Cancer Alliance - www.icare.org
Provides a Cancer Therapy Review of your disease with relevant clinical trials
currently available. Report is free of charge.
National Cancer Institute - www.nci.nih.gov
A component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Federal Government's principal agency for cancer research and training.
National Institutes of Health - www.nih.gov
Publications, clinical trials, health hotlines, A-Z subject index, MEDLINEplus,
other resources. Hint: when looking up clinical trials read both the patient's
and physician's text.
PubMed - www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/PubMed
National Library of Medicine's search service with access to over 11 million
citations from around the world. Very technical info. Hint: can just type
in ovarian cancer to access info on the disease.