Empowered patient resources: Research diagnoses & treatment plans

Up to Date “UpToDate® is the premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource, trusted worldwide by healthcare practitioners to help them make the right decisions at the point of care.”

Cleveland Clinic A nonprofit multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education.

The Mayo Clinic More than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinic share their expertise to empower you.

MD Anderson Cancer Center “The mission of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.”

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Along with patient care and education, research is a key component of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s mission. We have investigators who specialize in every aspect of cancer research, from basic studies of cells’ inner workings to late-stage clinical trials of new drugs.

AHRQ, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ’s mission is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable, and to work with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used.

CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention “CDC conducts critical science and provides health information that protects our nation against expensive and dangerous health threats, and responds when these arise.”

Medline Plus MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

National Institute of Health The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services  , is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.

American Cancer Society

American Diabetes Association American Heart Association

Consumer Reports (Health) Consumer Reports (CR) is an expert, independent, nonprofit organization whose mission is to work for a fair, just, and safe marketplace for all consumers and to empower consumers to protect themselves. Consumer Reports’ Health section provides reports and updates on Conditions & Treatments, Drugs, Vitamins & Supplements, Doctors, Hospitals, and Insurance products.

Drugs.com Drugs.com is the most popular, comprehensive and up-to-date source of drug information online. Providing free, peer-reviewed, accurate and independent data on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines & natural products.

The Cochrane Library Independent, high quality evidence for healthcare decision-making

Ask Me 3 Ask Me 3 is a patient education program designed to improve communication between patients and health care providers, encourage patients to become active in their own care.

Brain Tumor Information At the National Brain Tumor Society, we are committed to supporting the diverse needs of patients by moving research toward new treatments, fighting for policies that will improve the lives of all patients, and providing important and helpful information and resources. This section will help you learn more about brain tumors including symptoms, treatment options, and considerations for caregivers.

Mesothelioma Cancer Mesothelioma Guide offers up-to-date information and resources for asbestos-related cancer.

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