Where this information about hormone therapy comes from
This page tells you about the major sources of information that we use to put together the hormone therapy section.
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
Electronic Medicines Compendium
British National Formulary
National Institute of Clinical Excellence Guidelines
Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network
National Cancer Institute - USA
PubMed Central – National Institute of Health Medical Archive of Science Literature
The Cancer Chemotherapy Handbook (6th edition)
Fischer, David S., et al
Principles and practice of oncology (8th edition)
De Vita, V.T., Hellman, S. and Rosenberg S.A.
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2008.
Mr Nick Duncan
We would like to thank the many pharmaceutical manufacturers who have answered our questions when compiling this information.
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