This section provides links to a range of relevant information on children's cancer for health professionals.
National Cancer Institute
The United States National Cancer Institute has detailed information for health professionals working with children’s cancer in its PDQ® Cancer Information Summaries. These summaries include sections on anatomy, clinical presentation, diagnosis, classification, prognosis, outcomes and late effects.
The American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society also has detailed information about types of cancer, support and research.
Other information on specific children’s cancers
- Children's Oncology Group – information for families about cancer, how to cope with cancer and current research, as well as the COG Family handbook
- International Agency for Research on Cancer, including the latest news and evidence-based publications from the World Health Organization.
The Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service maintains an up-to-date portal on children’s cancer for health professionals.