The Information Libraries provide comprehensive information and education
on the following:
The Cancer Treatment Forums are unmoderated ListServ Discussion Groups. There are separate groups for oncology professionals and patients. Registered members communicate via e-mail to other registered members --
asking questions and obtaining e-mail responses on cancer-related subjects.
DoseCalc OnLine is a fully-referenced database with over 120 standard chemotherapeutic regimens and an online dosage calculator for oncology
professionals. Enter a patient's height and weight and the software
calculates the individual drug dosages for the chemotherapeutic protocol you
In partnership with Newspage from Individual, the Daily Oncology News Digest provides news stories in oncology and hematology each weekday.
Free Medline Search provides keyword search of titles, authors, and topics in medical journals in the database of the National Library of Medicine PubMed service.
CancerLinks provides quick-links to a thorough and frequently-updated list of cancer and oncology services on the Internet, including cancer centers in the US. It also provides disease-specific lists of articles on cancer on the Internet for oncology professionals and cancer patients.
The Cancer Glossary, designed especially for cancer patients, provides definitions for over 150 technical terms used in diagnosis and management of cancer.
Conrad Notes, written by Eugene Conrad, provides succinct reports on presentations made at recent medical meetings in oncology, pain, and allergy.
Diversions is an idiosyncratic list of interesting sites and services on the Internet, designed to meet the interests of physicians and other medical professionals.
Survey is a short, voluntary, non-intrusive
survey to assist the editors of Medicine OnLine in better understanding our users' needs. It includes a section to provide
Feedback to our editors.
Search, powered by Excite, allows search of the entire Medicine OnLine site by keyword or concept.
Medical Marketing and Education on the Internet is a series of online seminars using slides with synchronized audio using RealPlayer. The first presentation, entitled "Strategic Overview: Internet Marketing and Marketplace", provides insights on strategic development and positioning of an integrated marketing site on the Internet for medical products. The presentation is made by Bill Comcowich, president of UltiTech, Inc., and is designed to assist product managers and other marketing personnel who are responsible for development of a Web site for a medical product or service.
In association with amazon.com, Cancer Bookstore offers a selection of books on cancer for both oncology professionals and consumers. The service provides full secure online transaction capabilities.