Treatment Choices

Who's on your case?

Quality care and the ideal patient experience

The Engaged Patient Resources

Links to resources outside the cancer center which provide education on taking charge of your medical care.

The Engaged Patient

The culture of medicine has changed: Gone are the days when doctors dispensed treatment with a paternalistic air. As medicine has advanced, patients have more choices about how they can approach their care. Combined with the vast amount of health information available on the Internet, patients are educating themselves and partnering with their physicians to make informed medical decisions.

What's the Fallout?

A U-M radiologist answers questions about the risks of commonplace exposure to radiation.

Fewer Surgeries, Better Care

New breast cancer service seeks to reduce likelihood of secondary surgeries

Partners in Care

Resources for patients looking for alternative treatment or a more spiritual approach to their treatment.

Paths to Healing

U-M's multicultural health initiatives foster understanding to help patients get the care they need.

Finding Hope in Science

Phase 1 clinical trials offer options when standard treatment isn't a choice

Click for Clinical Trials

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Scams Exposed

Site offers sound advice on phony cancer cures