Χρήσιμοι Σύνδεσμοι & Πηγές
Παρακάτω θα βρείτε περισσότερες πληροφορίες σχετικά με την da Vinci χειρουργική, τις ελάχιστα τραυματικές επεμβάσεις, τις ιστοσελίδες υποστήριξης ασθενών ή άλλες σημαντικές και αξιόπιστες εκλαϊκευμένες ιατρικές πληροφορίες.
Kidney Cancer Association: www.kidneycancer.org Η Εταιρεία για τον Καρκίνο του Νεφρού (Kidney Cancer Association) είναι μία φιλανθρωπική οργάνωση που αποτελείται από ασθενείς, τα μέλη οικογενειών τους, γιατρούς, ερευνητές και άλλους επαγγελματίες του χώρου υγείας απ' όλον τον κόσμο. Εκπαιδεύει τις οικογένειες και τους γιατρούς λειτουργεί σαν εκπρόσωπος των ασθενών με καρκίνο του νεφρού σε επίπεδο κρατικό και τοπικό.
National Cancer Institute : www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/kidney The National Cancer Institute website includes significant information about cancer and the research being done at the Institute. The National Cancer Institute's research programs are extensive and contain many innovative initiatives. You will also find valuable cancer-related information of all kinds. For the general public, patients, and health professionals, NCI offers consumer-oriented information on a wide range of topics as well as comprehensive descriptions of its research programs and clinical trials.
Urology Health : urologyhealth.org/ The American Urological Association Foundation was established to support and promote research, patient/public education and advocacy to improve the prevention, detection, treatment and cure of urologic disease.
Health Well : www.healingwell.com/prostatecancer/ Health Well is a thriving community and information resource for patients, caregivers, and families coping with diseases, disorders and chronic illness. HealingWell.com features health articles, medical news, video webcasts, community message boards and chat rooms, clinical healthcare resources, email, newsletters, books and reviews, and resource link directories on a wide range of diseases, disorders and chronic illness.
Prostate Cancer Education Council : www.pcaw.com/ The PCEC is comprised of a consortium of leading physicians, health educators, scientists and prostate cancer advocates. The Council's mission is to raise awareness and education on prostate cancer and get men screened early for the disease.
ZERO : www.zerocancer.org/index.html ZERO (former the National Prostate Cancer Coalition) provides comprehensive treatment information to patients, educating and conducting free screenings to those at risk. The agency strives to increase research funds from the federal government to find new treatments in the pursuit of a better test for the disease.
Conquer Prostate Cancer Now : http://conquerprostatecancernow.typepad.com/my_weblog/ This is a website founded and maintained by Rabbi Ed Weinsberg, prostate cancer survivor and ordained rabbi. The site is a physical, emotional and spiritual guide for fellow prostate cancer patients and survivors and those who love them.
UsToo: www.ustoo.com Us TOO is a grassroots organization started by prostate cancer survivors to serve prostate cancer survivors, their spouses/partners and families. It is a not-for-profit charitable organization dedicated to communicating timely and reliable information enabling informed choices regarding detection and treatment of prostate cancer.
Mens Health Network : www.menshealthnetwork.org A national non-profit organization whose mission is to reach men and their families where they live, work, play, and pray with health prevention messages and tools, screening programs, educational materials, advocacy opportunities, and patient navigation.
Prostate Cancer Foundation : www.prostatecancerfoundation.org/ Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world's largest philanthropic source of funding and support for prostate cancer research.
Prostate Cancer Research Institute : prostate-cancer.org The objective of PCRI is to educate patients and their families about prostate cancer. This includes new advances in diagnosis, staging, treatments and available resources.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention : www.cdc.gov/cancer/prostate/basic_info/ The CDC is a government agency committed to programs that reduce the health and economic consequences of the leading causes of death and disability.
American Cancer Society : www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/CRI_2x.asp?sitearea=LRN&dt=36 The American Cancer Society (ACS) is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization. The ACS has state divisions and more than 3,400 local offices.