Patient Education

Patient Education

Often patients and their families are interested in learning more about the diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. Many people find it empowering to be more informed. While the information on these pages is not intended to be all-inclusive, it serves as an introduction to pancreatic cancer that may help you to understand the disease, and give you a general framework for the types of treatment available. We hope that it will enhance and facilitate communication with your own doctor who knows the specifics of your particular situation.

The following links connect to comprehensive Pancreatic Cancer guides.

American Cancer Society - Pancreatic Cancer Detailed Guide

The Lustgarten Foundation - Understanding Pancreatic Cancer: A Guide for Patients and Caregivers