E-mail-based discussion group offers support and access to resources on advanced breast cancer issues. Searchable archives.
Aimed at helping professionals and patients assess the risks and benefits of getting additional therapy after surgery.
AstraZeneca: Breast Cancer Professional
Offers information on the hormonal therapies that this firm offers for treatment.
Breast Cancer Health.org
Discussion of adjuvant therapy in addition to surgery as sponsored by a pharmaceutical firm.
Breast Cancer Treatment.US
Focuses on care options, news, articles, and survivor experiences.
CancerBACUP: Chemotherapy Drugs
Information about individual drugs in use against tumors and in breast cancer.
Chemotherapy For Breast Cancer
Explanations on various drugs and combinations used to treat the disease.
Circle of Hope Lymphedema Foundation
Provides access to resources and support for this condition. Located in Prospect, Connecticut.
Ethicon Endo Surgery
Discusses a commercial product available for use in breast biopsy.
Excel Rehabilitation Services
Information and tips about the treatment of lymphedema resulting from breast surgery.
Information about a surgical procedure in breast cancer.
The International Lymphedema Guestbook
Discussion of the condition including links as well as a space for displaying personal messages.
Lymphatic Therapy Services
Gives information on compression therapy, manual lymph drainage massage and other treatment options.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering: Breast Cancer Nomogram
An online tool, aimed for physician use, to help calculate the likelihood that tumor which has spread to sentinel lymph nodes has also spread to additional lymph nodes.
National Cancer Institute: Breast Cancer
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of this condition. Aimed at the patient level.
National Cancer Institute: Breast Cancer Treatment
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of this condition. Aimed at the professional level.
National Cancer Institute: Lymphedema
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of this condition.
The National Lymphedema Network
Non-profit provides education and guidance on the prevention and management of this condition. Headquartered in Oakland, California.
RadiologyInfo: Breast Cancer
Guide to radiation therapy including options, possible side-effects and complications, and general follow-up protocol.
Rhode Island Cancer Council: Breast
Presentation regarding treatment options.
Roche: HER2 and Breast Cancer
Pharmaceutical company provides information about the relationship between the HER2 receptor and treatment issues.
Surgery Encyclopedia: Lumpectomy
Information about this type of breast cancer procedure.
Cancer News: Ablation of Breast Tumors
Discusses tissue-sparing methods of treatment such as cryosurgery, laser therapy, microwave and radiofrequency ablation.
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