KNOW is a tool that allows access to up-to-date research on natural agents in cancer care.
KNOW: Knowledge in Integrative Oncology Website
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KNOWintegrativeoncology.org is dedicated to improving the lives of people with cancer through integrative cancer care.
KNOW shares current best evidence on the use of nutrition and natural health products in oncology. Our goal is to inspire collaboration among healthcare providers, researchers, and advocacy groups to support education, safety, and clinical decision-making.
KNOW is a tool that allows access to up-to-date research on natural agents in cancer care. KNOW systematically searches and presents relevant human studies, including clinical trials, from Medline and EMBASE.
In KNOW, data is searchable by tumor type, natural therapy, conventional treatment, and side effects. You can copy references into professional communications, academic projects or presentations, education materials, curriculum, and websites. KNOW provides convenient links to the publisher for full text review or access.
Key Benefits of KNOW
- Efficient access to current best evidence
- Improves clinical outcomes
- Supports development of educational resources
- Comprehensive and cost-effective
- Answers questions about natural therapies in cancer care
KNOW also provides Resources for Patients and Provider Network
- COMPETENCY AND SAFETY Articles in KNOW provide important information about safety, tolerability, preparation, dosing, and side effects not readily available to clinicians
How KNOW supports you:
✔ Improved efficiency - Enormous energy is spent to distill current literature.
✔ Stay up-to-date - The volume of research in integrative oncology is ever increasing and it's nearly impossible to stay abreast. Our team keeps the website current with summaries of published studies that the average clinician cannot easily acquire.
✔ Knowledge sharing with providers - KNOW references can be pasted into letters, handouts, presentations, and websites..
✔ Evidence-informed practice - Informed decisions require access to relevant research.
✔ Knowledge base for teaching - A central repository of information supports curriculum for integrative residencies, fellowships, and other training programs.
✔ Collaboration for research and publication projects
Membership to KNOW is subscription-based, providing access for individuals, cancer care teams, research groups, academic project groups, hospitals, and public education organizations.
For more information: https://www.knowintegrativeoncology.org/