Tools to help empower cancer patients to evaluate research studies for which they may be eligible. Includes the OncoLink/EmergingMed Clinical Trials Matching Service, which encourages patients to seek out and consider clinical trials for the treatment of their cancer.
OncoLink/EmergingMed Clinical Trials
Clinical Research Trials: The Basics
An overview of how clinical trials are conducted, what participants should know and why they are important to the future of cancer treatment.
Interpreting a Cancer Research Study
A tutorial on reading research study results and interpreting what they mean to you.
Cancer Cooperative Research Groups
ACOSOG - American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB)- a national clinical research group sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and headquartered at the University of Chicago. Founded with a goal of ...
Clinical Trials Resource Links
OncoLink/EmergingMed Clinical Trials Matching Clinical trials matching service Cancer Clinical Trials Center Patient-centered guide to clinical trials. Cancer Trials A service of the National Cancer Institute. CenterWatch Clinical Trials...
Did You Know... The Facts About Cancer Research?
Physicians and researchers all around the world are studying ways to prevent cancer, improve diagnostic tests and cancer treatments, and enhance the quality of life of people living with cancer. But how much do you really know about cancer research?...