Columbia University: Pilomyxoid Astrocytoma
Resource on this newly discovered type of brain tumor.
eMedicine Health: Brain Cancer
Consumer health resource providing information on causes, symptoms and treatment.
Glioblastoma Multiforme and Anaplastic Astrocytoma or Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
Guide for patients diagnosed with these, the most common primary tumors of the adult brain. Discusses treatments and provides practical advice.
Introduction to brain tumor treatments as developed by Dr. Isaac Djerassi and others.
Hope Through Research: Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors
Summary of informational booklet compiled by the U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
James Crofts Hope Foundation
Provides information of interest to families of patients with brain cancer, as well as offering an overview of the activities of this Australian entity.
Johns Hopkins University: Radiosurgery for Brain Tumors
Outlines general information with emphasis on a specific treatment technique.
Kristen Kenzig's Memorial Information Links for Brain Tumors
Collection of information in a links format with an emphasis on pediatric conditions.
Massachusetts General Hospital: Brain Tumors
This Harvard affiliate provides information about neurosurgeons, referrals, guest book and links.
Mayo Clinic: Treatment of Astrocytoma
Treatment options for low grade astrocytomas, anaplastic astrocytomas, and glioblastoma multiforme.
National Cancer Institute: Brain Tumors
Offers information on brain tumor, its diagnosis, and treatment. Covers topics on both benign and malignant adult and pediatric brain tumors.
NCCN: Central Nervous System Cancer
Clinical practice guidelines for physicians treating patients with CNS cancer. Includes different types, treatment overview, radiation and chemotherapy recommendations. [PDF]
Neoplasms: Karolinska Institutet
List of links relating to neoplasms, with special section on nervous-system neoplasms. From Sweden.
Describes the workings and activities of this division of the U.S. National Cancer Institute.
Paediatric Brain Tumours
UK site that presents information on central nervous system malignancies of childhood.
Temodar: Patient Guide
Provides information about this treatment agent.
University of Chicago: Neuro-Oncology
Information on brain tumors and other related cancers. Contains useful information for patients and professionals.
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