At AAOMF.org you and your family are not alone. We are here to educate and support you and your family during this challenging time. Knowledge about your blood disease can help increase your success.AAOMF.org cares for you.
You can learn more about many aspects of living with bone marrow diseases through the following links. Be sure to read and view the information and video tutorial from the National Library of Medicine for helpful guidelines in searching the Internet and evaluating medical information.
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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Blood and Transplant Information
Our Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation Service offers specialized expertise and unequaled experience gained from providing transplants to thousands of children, teens, and young adults with cancer.
Understanding your complete blood count
Download this patient information pamphlet from the (NIH) National Institute Of Health
America’s Blood Centers
America’s Blood Centers (ABC) is North America’s largest network of non-profit, community blood centers.
American Association of Blood Banks
An international association working to advance transfusion & cellular therapies worldwide.
American Red Cross
Asians for Miracle Marrow Matches
Donor recruitment & patient support for Asian’s in need of a bone marrow transplant.
Provides information and support to those undergoing a bone marrow transplant.
Online portal to blood and marrow transplantation resources. Sponsored by major blood and transplantation organizations.
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link
AAOMF.org encourages you to contact this site which is designed to help you understand and become strong dealing with the emotional and practical aspects of transplants and post-transplant concerns.
National Marrow Donor Program
The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) helps people who need a life-saving marrow or blood cell transplant.
Current Medical Documents
MedlinePlus medical encyclopedia Over 4 ,OOO articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. Also links to a searchable medical dictionary.
CancerWeb online medical dictionary
Sponsored by the CancerWEB project.
Merriam Webster medical dictionary
Part of Intelihealth sponsored by Aetna and Harvard Medical Schools.
Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
Searchable database with the latest information on drugs.
MedlinePlus Drug Information
Prescription and over-the-counter medication information.
National Institutes of Health
Online database by National Library of Medicine and NIH
PubMed is a service of the National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Cancer-related information of all kinds.
National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Health (NCCAM)
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
(301 ) 592-8573
Information for professionals and the general public about heart and vascular diseases, lung diseases blood diseases and resources, and sleep
Office of Rare Diseases
Information center on 6,000 designated rare diseases.
American Hospital Directory
Online database with information on over 6,000 hospitals.
American Society of Hematology – Find a Hematologist
Service offered by ASH for patients looking for doctors.
American Society of Hematology
Web site contains a variety of resources for patients.
American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Provides a link to find doctors as well as links to patient support groups.
National Com prehensive Cancer Network
NCCN treatment guidelines for patients covers varied subjects including fatigue & neutropenia.
Similar Blood Disorders
American Cancer Society
Largest advocacy & support group for cancer patients.
Cooley’s Anemia Foundation
Advocacy group for genetic blood disorder thalassemia.
Diamond Blackfan Anemia
Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes (NCI)
Project by the National Cancer Institute to study rare inherited BMF syndromes.
Iron Disorders Institute
Source of information for any iron disorder.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the world’s largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education, and patient services.
NORD (National Organization of Rare Disorders)
Advocacy & support group for rare diseases.
Platelet Disorder Support Association