Resources

The following web sites are linked for the convenience of users. They are created and maintained by other organizations not managed by Patient Centered Care. We make every effort to recommend sites of high quality. However, Patient Centered Care does not continuously review, control or take responsibility or any warranty that this outside information will be accurate, relevant, current or complete.

While the Internet is a useful tool, it is no substitute for the care and advice of health care providers.

http://www.uihealthcare.com/vh/

http://www.mayoclinic.com/

http://medlineplus.gov/

http://kidshealth.org/teen/


PRESCRIPTION INFORMATION: A guide to more than 9,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications provided by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) in the USP DI® Advice for the Patient®.
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginformation.html

CANCER RESOURCES:
http://www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp Oncologist approved cancer information. © 2006-2009 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).

The Mesothelioma Center is an up-to-date resource for all mesothelioma issues ranging from mesothelioma statistics to diagnosis options.
Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma statistics

MESOTHELIOMA TREATMENT:
Mesothelioma Guide offers information on the latest treatments for mesothelioma, including surgeries, chemotherapy and radiation tactics that are commonly used in patients with this asbestos cancer.

ELDER SITES: This directory of services, organizations and programs is to provide older adults, their families, and caregivers with a comprehensive guide to the resources and opportunities available. copyright© Cape Fear Council of Governments

Cape Fear Council of Governments

http://www.agingwithdignity.org/

http://www.nhcgov.com/AgnAndDpt/AGNG/Pages/DeptInfo.aspx
The Department of Aging acts as a resource center for senior adults in New Hanover County to provide services which promote wellness, encourage independence and enhance quality of life. The Center hours are Monday through Friday 8am - 5pm.

http://www.nursinghomeabuseguide.com/

COMMUNITY RESOURCES:

www.nhhn.org

http://www.ersys.com/usa/37/3774440/index.htm

http://www.insiders.com/wilmington/