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Patient Resources

Looking for additional information and resources? You can find books, videotapes and other educational materials at the Cancer Resource Centre's free lending library - with subjects ranging from medical information on specific cancers and treatments to resources that offer insight on emotional and spiritual healing. The Cancer Resource Centre, a support program of the Community Cancer Research Foundation, is located at 926 Ridge Road in Munster. The free lending library and educational materials are accessible from within a therapeutic, tranquil environment that helps heal the body, mind and spirit. Books may be checked out for use at home so material can be shared with family members. Computer searches can be conducted on site, with guidance offered to navigate through a wealth of information on the Internet.

Find out even more about cancer, prevention, diagnosis, its treatment and clinical trials by visiting the following web sites:

Breast Cancer Trials
http://breastcancertrials.org

CALGB Study Results and Summaries
https://www.calgb.org/Public/results/results_summaries.php

Cancer Trials Support Unit (CTSU)
http://www.ctsu.org/

CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service
http://www.centerwatch.com/

ClinicalTrials.gov - a service of the National Institutes of Health
http://www.clinicaltrials.gov/

Coalition of Cancer Cooperative Groups
http://www.cancertrialshelp.org

Food & Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation & Research
http://www.fda.gov/cder/cancer/index.htm

Hoosier Cancer Research Network (HCRN)
http://www.hoosiercancer.org

The National Cancer Institute
http://www.cancer.gov/

National Cancer Institute's Cancer Trials Support Unit
http://www.ctsu.org

National Cancer Institute's Central Institutional Review Board Initiative
http://www.ncicirb.org/

National Cancer Institute's Division of Cancer Prevention
http://www3.cancer.gov/prevention/ccop/

NRG Oncology

https://www.nrgoncology.org//

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More Useful Links:

Cancer Support & Research Links

Cancer Resource Centre
http://www.cancerresourcecentre.com/

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org

NRG Oncology
https://www.nrgoncology.org/

The National Cancer Institute
http://www.cancer.gov/

Rush Cancer Institute
http://www.rpslmc.edu/

ClinicalTrials.gov - a service of the National Institutes of Health
http://www.clinicaltrials.gov/

Food & Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation & Research
http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/

National Cancer Institute's Division of Cancer Prevention
http://prevention.cancer.gov/

National Cancer Institute's Cancer Trials Support Unit
http://www.ctsu.org/

CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service
http://www.centerwatch.com/

National Cancer Institute's Central Institutional Review Board Initiative
http://www.ncicirb.org/

Cancer Trials Support Unit
http://www.ctsu.org/

Gynecology Oncology Group
http://www.gog.org/

Hoosier Cancer Research Network (HCRN)
https://hoosiercancer.org

Cancer Support Community
http://www.cancersupportcommunity.org/

Local Organizations
Laini Fluellen Charities
http://www.lainifluellencharities.org

Northwest Indiana Cancer Kids Foundation
http://www.nwicancerkids.org/