To help you, a loved one or a patient further increase their understanding of a condition we provide these additional patient education resources below to supplement the information given by a healthcare professional.
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American Academy of Family Phyisicans
Founded in 1947, the AAFP represents 129,000 physicians and medical students nationwide. It is the only medical society devoted solely to primary care.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society (ACS) is a nationwide voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer. Established in 1913, the society is organized into eleven geographical divisions of both medical and lay volunteers operating in more than 900 offices throughout the United States.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN)
Founded in 1999, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) is dedicated to fighting the world’s toughest cancer. In our urgent mission to save lives, we attack pancreatic cancer on all fronts: research, clinical initiatives, patient services and advocacy.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government’s principal agency for cancer research and training. The National Cancer Institute team is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), one of 11 agencies that make up the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
American Academy of Dermatology
The American Academy of Dermatology was founded in 1938. It is the largest, most influential and representative dermatology group in the United States. With a membership of more than 20,000, it represents virtually all practicing dermatologists in the United States, as well as a growing number of international dermatologists.
Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit organization committed to clinical practice, education and research, providing expert, whole-person care to everyone who needs healing.
Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR)
The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) is a nonprofit, professional medical society representing more than 7,000 practicing interventional radiology physicians, trainees, medical students, scientists and clinical associates, including physician assistants, nurse practitioners, radiologic technologists and paramedical professionals. The society’s core purpose and mission is to work with its members to deliver patient-centered care through image-guided therapy.
WebMD is an online publisher of news and information pertaining to human health and well-being.
American Vein & Lymphatic Society
The AVLS advances venous and lymphatic care by providing members with education, knowledge exchange opportunities, and practice management; serving as an advocate for excellence in vein care; and providing leadership in basic and clinical research in vein care.
What Is Vein Disease?
To understand vein disease, which is the primary cause of varicose veins, it’s first important to understand the venous system of the human body.
Vascular Cures is a national non-profit representing millions of patients with vascular disease that supports innovative research and programs that advance patient-centered healthcare.