Useful Links

 

  • National Cancer Institute: The NCI Lung Cancer page includes a wealth of information including statistics, staging, treatment options, clinical trials, and related literature.
  • Lung Cancer Alliance: The Lung Cancer Alliance is a non-profit organization providing support and advocacy for lung cancer patients.
  • LungCancer.org: LungCancer.org provides free, professional support including education, counseling, financial assistance, and help to anyone affected by lung cancer.
  • Lungcancer.answers.com: Answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about lung cancer.
  • American Lung Association: The American Lung Association has been working to improve lung health and prevent lung disease for over 100 years. Their website includes a survey of various lung diseases, many of which are co-morbidities presented by lung cancer patients.
  • American Brachytherapy Society: Brachytherapy, or point-source radiation, represent the most successful localized therapy to date to demonstrate improved quality of life and survival to cancer patients. The American Brachytherapy Society website includes educational information and guidelines regarding the use of brachytherapy in the clinic.
  • Malignant Mesothelioma: Mesothelioma Guide provides information and resources about the different types of mesothelioma as well as access to top doctors, treatments, and cancer centers.
  • Policy on Financial Conflicts of Interest in U.S. Public Health Service Funded Research: This policy implements Financial Conflicts of Interest (FCOI) disclosure requirements found in 42 CFR Part 50 and 45 CFR Part 94.