For Health Care Professionals

Cancer.Net is the patient information website of ASCO.  All of the content is reviewed and approved by an ASCO Editorial Board of more than 150 medical, surgical, radiation, and pediatric oncologists, physicians of related specialties (such as dermatology), oncology nurses, physician assistants, social workers, and patient advocates.

Help Your Patients Discover Cancer.Net

After a diagnosis of cancer, many people turn to the Internet as a source of information about their disease. Unfortunately, misleading and inaccurate information about cancer is widespread online. Share Cancer.Net with your patients to feel confident that they have access to an authoritative and timely online educational resource.

Learn more about the information and resources that Cancer.Net offers to your patients and their loved ones:

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Order Free Cancer.Net Promotional Materials

Promote the use of Cancer.Net with your patients. Email to receive the following Items:

  • Business cards about Cancer.Net
  • Referral cards for Cancer.Net iPhone and Android mobile app
  • Informational postcards for both patients and doctors
  • Cancer.Net posters for waiting rooms and clinics
  • Cancer.Net pens

Download the Mobile app

Cancer.Net's app is the mobile companion for patients to stay informed about cancer and to organize important personal data often needed for doctor's visits. It includes interactive tools to help patients get answers to important questions, track side effects, and manage medications. It is available at

Order ASCO Answers Patient Education Materials for Your Office, Waiting Room, or Educational Center

ASCO Answers is a collection of oncologist-approved patient education materials developed by ASCO for people with cancer and their caregivers. All patient education materials are available to order through the ASCO University Bookstore with free shipping. ASCO members also receive 20% off.

ASCO Answers Guides to Cancer: These booklets help newly-diagnosed patients better understand their disease and treatment options. They include information about diagnosis, treatment, side effects, and psychosocial effects and allow patients to record the specifics of their individual diagnosis and treatment plan. Titles include breast cancer, colorectal cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, small cell lung cancer, prostate cancer, cancer survivorship, and caregiving.

ASCO Answers Fact SheetsThis series of one-page (front and back) fact sheets provide an introduction to a specific type of cancer, cancer treatment, or side effect. Each PDF includes an overview of the subject, an illustration, terms to know, and questions to ask the doctor.

 ASCO Answers Topic-Specific Booklets: Detailed information for patients and caregivers about practical concerns, in both English and Spanish:

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