Our extensive collection of web-based and other resources for patients, families, and caregivers provides easy access to information on a wide variety of subjects related to pancreatic cancer. The resources are reviewed and updated periodically to ensure they are current.
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American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM)
The AAPM is the medical specialty society representing physicians practicing in the field of pain medicine. Their website includes information on education, research, and advocacy.
American Society for Pain Management Nursing
This organization is the professional society for pain nurses. The website includes information for professional development and advocacy for nurses working in this field.
MedicineNet.com: Pain Management
This web page, from a subsidiary of WebMD, is a basic introduction to pain, its different forms, and treatment options.
Pain Matters (documentary)
The Pain Matters documentary, produced by the Discovery Channel, offers an uplifting overview of the journeys of people dealing with a variety of chronic pain conditions and how they have managed their pain.
U.S. Pain Foundation
An organization created by people with pain for people with pain, U.S. Pain recognizes and validates the challenges 50 million Americans endure every day. We strive to be the leading source of support for those living with pain, as well as their caregivers and care providers. U.S. Pain is here to offer validation, information, support, and above all—hope.
WebMD: Pain Management Health Center
WebMD’s Pain Management Health Center includes a variety of articles about different types of pain, sources of pain, and how to diagnose and manage pain.