Patient Resources

research education

There are many resources available for the education and support of people with cancer and for that of their families. Please find a list below of various organizations that you can contact for additional information.

Clinical research to help find new treatments and cures is extensive. Cancer research ranges from epidemiology, molecular bioscience to the performance of clinical trials to evaluate and compare applications of the various cancer treatment. These applications include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, Immunotherapy and combined treatment modalities such as chemo-radiotherapy. Starting in the mid-1990s, the emphasis in clinical cancer research shifted towards therapies derived from biotechnology research, such as immunotherapy and gene therapy.

The Center for Thermal Oncology is actively involved in clinical research, please ask your CTO doctor about your options.

Helpful Resources:

ACS 2The American Cancer Society

Find your local chapter and support group here.

National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements

Head and Neck Cancer Alliance

Society For Thermal Medicine