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- Alpha 1 Association
- Information about alpha 1 anti-trypsin deficiency.
- American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD)
- Information about education, research, events, and links to online journals.
- American Board of Internal Medicine
- American Cancer Society (ACS)
- News, publications and cancer related links. Aimed predominantly at patients.
- American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
- Online abstracts, information on conferences, gidelines, research,patient information and members section.
- American Dietetic Association
- Your link to nutrition and health!
- American Liver Foundation
- Information & resources about liver wellness, hepatitis C, and other liver diseases
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- General medical web site.
- American Porphyria Foundation
- Links about porphyria.
- American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
- Information about parenteral and enteral nutrition.
- American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS)
- Contains news, core subject information and jobs/research post vacancies.
- American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
- News, conferences, patient information and a member area.
- Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- News, fact sheets, announcements, funding opportunities and useful links.
- CHORUS (Collaborative Hypertext of Radiology)
- Infomation on the gastrointestinal system.
- Colorectal Cancer Week
- Online newsletter presenting the latest news and views on colorectal cancer.
- Crohn's and Colitis Foundation(CCF)
- CCFA's mission is to cure and prevent Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis through research, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these digestive diseases through education and support.
- Digestive Disease Center
- For the treatment of digestive diseases and disorders, based at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC).
- Digestive Disease Week
- Gives a full guide to DDW 2002.
- Food and Drug Administration
- The home page for the Food & Drug Administration.
- Hardin MD
- Part of the Hardin Meta Directory on various gastrointestinal diseases.
- Hepatitis B Foundation
- All about hepatitis B in English and Chinese.
- Information source for irritable bowel syndrome.
- National Cancer Institute (NCI)
- Coordinates the US government's cancer research program. NCI is the largest of the 17 biomedical research institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
- National Digestive Disease Information Clearinghouse, National Institutes of Health (NIDDK)
- NIDDK pages of health information on digestive diseases.
- North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (NASPGN)
- Links, position papers, job opportunities and disease information.
- Information about carcinoma of the pancreas.
- Physiology and Anatomy of the Digestive System
- Information detailing the fundamental aspects of the digestive system structure, including the digestive physiology of different species.
- Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT)
- Concise site that provides guidelines, abstract service from Digestive Diseases Week, and online access to the Journal of GI Surgery.
- Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
- Comprehensive set of written, audio and video resources, plus a members area.
- Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA)
- Professional organization of nurses and associates dedicated to the safe and effective practice of gastroenterology and endoscopy nursing.
- Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS)
- Aims to ensure the highest standards for the practice of laparscopy, endoscopy and minimally invasive surgery.
- The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
- Covers gastrointestinal disorders.
- The Oley Foundation for Home Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
- A national, independent, non-profit organization helping people whose daily survival depends on home intravenous or tube-fed nutrition.
- University of Washington Division of Gastroenterology
- Evidence-based guidelines for the evaluation, treatment and referral of patients with common symptoms of gastrointestinal and liver disease.
- Veritas Medicine
- Access to clinical trials and innovative therapies.
- Wilsonís Disease Association
- Information about Wilsonís disease in English, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, German and Spanish.
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