Additional resources

Esophageal cancer treatment & support

EC Aware
The mission of EC Aware is to provide outreach for esophageal cancer patients, caregivers, and survivors, to increase public awareness of this disease and to offer education and information in a supportive environment.
Oesophageal Patients Association
For more than 30 years, this UK-based charity has supported esophageal cancer patients and their caregivers. An extensive library of information and support services is provided.
Salgi Research Foundation
The Salgi Esophageal Cancer Research Foundation is a nonprofit working to raise awareness, encourage early detection and fund research in esophageal cancer.
DeGregorio Family Foundation
DFF is dedicated to facilitating collaborative research on the pathogenesis, early diagnosis, and treatment of Upper GI Malignancies.
Esophageal cancer treatments
NCI's PDQ summary and explanation of esophageal treatments
Search for treatment trials
Search for clinical trials for esophageal cancer (NCI)


NCI - esophageal cancer prevention
This PDQ cancer information summary has current information about esophageal cancer prevention. It is meant to inform and help patients, families, and caregivers.
NCI screening trials
NCI's resource for clinical trials of screening and surveillance (prevention)
This website contains a curated and opinionated look at recent literature regarding the epidemiology and prevention of esophageal cancer, with an emphasis on esophageal adenocarcinoma. It is developed by Thomas L Vaughan MD, MPH ©2021
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