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Patient Education Articles
The following links take you to patient-friendly information provided by surgerychannel (a physician-monitored resource) and other reliable patient education providers:
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National Child Abuse Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Amputee Coalition of America (ACA)
Amputee Resource Foundation of America, Inc.
National Amputation Foundation, Inc.
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Bladder and Bowel
Crohn's and Colitis
Foundation of America
United Ostomy Associations of America
National Cancer Institute
Head and Neck
of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Heart and Lung
Lung Cancer Online
Second Wind Lung
Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
American Academy of
Orthopaedic Surgeons/American Association of Orthopaedic
American Association of
Hip and Knee Surgeons
American Chronic Pain Association, Inc. (ACPA)
Pediatric Surgical Association - APSA
Children's Cancer Society
Radiosurgery Support Association (IRSA)
Johns Hopkins Medicine Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Testicular Cancer Resource Center
American Liver Foundation
National Kidney Foundation
Second Wind Lung
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