Additional On-Line Resources

 

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American Cancer Society
Chemo Care
Georgia Cancer Info
Mesothelioma Center
National Cancer Institute
Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition

American Cancer Society Information:

Chemo Care Information:

Scott Hamilton's 'Chemo Care' website 'designed to provide the about chemotherapy to patients and their families, and friends. We are here to help by supplementing what you may already have learned from your healthcare professional.'

Georgia Cancer Info:

Georgia Cancer Info

 Georgia CORE, the Center for Oncology Research and Education an integrated real-time for cancer patients and that current information on cancer treatments, doctors, centers and resources throughout the state.   www.GeorgiaCancerInfo.org is the first and only comprehensive source of information on Georgia-based cancer care. 

 Mesothelioma Center:

Asbestos.com provides more than 3,000 pages of content, our site features asbestos, mesothelioma, and other cancers that are caused by (lung cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer, etc.). 

 

National Cancer Institute Information:

PDQ (Physician Data Query) is NCI's comprehensive cancer database. It contains summaries on a wide range of cancer topics PDQ Cancer Information Summaries; one you might find most useful is the 'Alphabetical List of PDQ® Adult Cancer Treatment Summaries.'

The summaries are peer-reviewed, evidence-based summaries on adult and pediatric cancer treatment, supportive care, screening, prevention, genetics, and complementary medicine. Most of the summaries are available in two different formats:

  • Health Professional versions provide detailed in technical language and are fully referenced to PubMed abstracts.
  • Patient versions are written in lay language and include the NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms. Many patient summaries also include illustrations.

Both versions of the summaries are available to health professionals, patients, and the general public as a service of the NCI. Some of are also available in Spanish

Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition Information:

The Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition, Inc. is a collaboration of 9 counties in Northwest Georgia whose vision is to build a national comprehensive rural cancer control. Our mission is to education, communications, prevention, , treatment and research programs.