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Where this information about hormone therapy comes from

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This page tells you about the major sources of information that we use to put together the hormone therapy section.  

 

About this page

All our information is checked by cancer specialists. The names of our specialist reviewers are at the end of this list. We also try to find patients to review all our sections. If you have had hormone therapy, live in the UK and would like to become a patient reviewer, you can write to us by clicking on the 'contact us' button on the righthand side of this page

 

Websites

Electronic Medicines Compendium
www.medicines.org.uk

British National Formulary
www.bnf.org

National Institute of Clinical Excellence Guidelines
www.nice.org.uk

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network
www.sign.ac.uk/

National Cancer Institute - USA
www.cancer.gov/

PubMed Central National Institute of Health Medical Archive of Science Literature
www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/

 

Books

The Cancer Chemotherapy Handbook (6th edition)
Fischer, David S., et al
Mosby 2003.

Principles and practice of oncology (8th edition)
De Vita, V.T., Hellman, S. and Rosenberg S.A.
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2008.

 

Specialist reviewers

Mr Nick Duncan
Debbie Wright
Melanie Schenk

We would like to thank the many pharmaceutical manufacturers who have answered our questions when compiling this information.

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Updated: 5 September 2012