Knowledge of cancer
Consumers in Cancer Clinical Trials Groups build on their knowledge of Cancer and specific types and further their understanding of the epidemiology of cancer.
By the end of this module, you will be able to:
- Describe the basic epidemiology of cancer.
- Explain the basic biology of cancer (identify general characteristics of cancer growth and non-cancer growth).
- Match type of cancer (tumour type) to trials group.
Below a list of suggested resources on cancer epidemiology and biology.
- Virtual Medical Centre - What is Cancer?
- Cancer Australia
- Cancer Council Australia
- Cancer Epidemiology
- Health Insite