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Bone & Joint Health

Patient Resource Best Bets

Resources for staff and clinicians to use and interpret with their patients and patient's families.

Featured topics on MyHealth.Alberta.ca:

Highlighted topics: Rheumatoid Arthritis Osteoporosis, Temporomandibular DisordersLow Back Pain, Hip Fracture

Patient Resources

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries (National Cancer Institute)

The following PDQ cancer information summaries are peer-reviewed, evidence-based summaries on adult and pediatric cancer treatment, supportive and palliative care, screening, prevention, genetics, and complementary and alternative medicine.

Find patient-friendly information on Adult  and Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment, as well as Ewing Sarcoma Treatment and Osteosarcoma and Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone Treatment.

In addition to MyHealth.Alberta.ca, DynaMed and Nursing Reference Center (NRC) are also excellent sources for patient information handouts. In DynaMed, use the search box to find a relevant topic, and use the left side navigation to select the "Patient Information" heading. In NRC, select the "Patient Information" tab. See related FAQ