Sarcoma Resources for Medical Professionals

Dr. Chinsoo Cho with patient

Principles of Sarcoma Surgery - a presentation given by Dr Christian Ogilvie, Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota. Given at the 2nd Annual RIS Mini-Medical School

Lumps and Bumps: Preventing Sarcoma Misdiagnosis -  2007 Grand Rounds presentation by Dr. Edward Cheng

Several Studies on the Need for Early and Proper Diagnosis:

Simple Guidelines for Efficient Referral of Soft-Tissue Sarcomas - Swedish Study - 2012 by the Journal Of Bone And Joint Surgery

Nearly Half of Sarcoma Surgeries Done by Nonsurgical Oncology Specialists- UC Davis, July 8, 2013 - based on paper "Extremity Soft Tissue Tumor Surgery by Surgical Specialty" in the Journal of Surgical Oncology

Current Sarcoma News - an RSS feed from MedWorm, providing current articles and studies related to sarcoma:

 

Mini Medical SchoolRein in Sarcoma Medical Advisory Board Members

Primary Sarcoma Treatment Centers in Minnesota:

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota - Minneapolis
University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital - Minneapolis
University of Minnesota Musculoskeletal Bone and Soft Tissue Center - Minneapolis
Mayo Clinic - Rochester

Major National Sarcoma Treatment Centers

Clinical Trials - a page of links to various centers where sarcoma clinical and research trials are on-going