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MedlinePlus links to health information chosen by the National Library of Medicine in the United States
UpToDate® offers hundreds of patient information about the most common medical conditions and procedures.Searching in UpToDate is easy. Enter your search topic e.g. prostate cancer. Click on the Search icon to start your search.


 

AUSTRALIAN CANCER TRIALS

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Free information on the latest clinical trials in cancer care, including trials that are currently recruiting new participants.

Australian Cancer Trials


 

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MORE AUSTRALIAN WEBSITES

  • healthdirect provides health information and advice both online and by phone. Click healthdirect Australia or call 1800 022 222* to speak with a registered nurse. * Calls from landlines are free, mobile charges may apply
  • eviQ Cancer Treatments Online an online service of the Cancer Institute of NSW
  • Genesis Cancer Care New South Wales provides essential radiotherapy services with centres at St Vincent’s Hospital, Macquarie University Hospital, the Mater Hospital and Lake Macquarie Private Hospital.
  • Lab Tests Online a publlic resource on clinical lab testing from the laboratory professionals who do the testing

MORE INTERNATIONAL WEBSITES

JAMA Patient Pages

Are a tool to assist in effectively communicating medical information to patients:

Mayo Clinic

Easy to read patient care and health information from the Mayo Clinic

A recent featured article: Alternative cancer treatments: 10 options to consider by Mayo Clinic Staff

National Cancer Institute

Information on Cancer Types and Cancer Topics from the National Cancer Institute

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)

Guidelines for Patients gives cancer treatment information in easy to understand language, listed by cancer type

Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support