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Charting the Best Course
U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center Resources
Patient Education Resource Center at U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center
The web is teeming with resources for patients who would like to take control of their health care. A good place to start your research is with the
University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center's Patient Education Center. Our librarian, Alexandra Sarkozy, can help you find the right
information for you. Also, visit the PERC to receive a Patient Tool Kit to help you stay organized.
Learning to Choose:
How to make the right medical decisions for you
Thrive profiles one family's path to choosing medical care at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. The story discusses research
at the U-M Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences and Medicine that seeks to help people make the best choices for their care.
Patients key to advancing cancer treatment through clinical trials
Thrive talks with Maha Hussain, M.D., associate director of clinical research at the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center, about why some patients
choose to participate in research studies as part of their cancer treatment plan.
Association of Cancer Online Resources (ACOR)
Find an online support group.
Center for Advancing Health
Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making
Health News Review
Visit this website to read experts' reviews of news stories about medicine and science.
Journal of Participatory Medicine
Prepared Patient Forum
Jessie Gruman's tweets on health headlines
ePatients: How They Can Help Us Heal Healthcare
Read the document at the core of the e-patient movement.
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