MNC Publications

Available Educational Resources

Our leading-edge publications produced by MNC, have been written with the help of specialists in oncology and useful for melanoma patients, caregivers and health care professionals.

FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS

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New – 5th EDITION
Melanoma: What You Need to Know 

MNC has just recently released the 5TH edition of the leading national melanoma resource and has been written with the help of specialists in oncology and health care. The 2020 edition includes updates on immunotherapy treatments, surgeries and melanoma staging.  Additional topics include types of melanoma, diagnosing, staging and treating melanoma, following up with your doctor, preventing another melanoma and more.

We would like to thank and acknowledge Merck Canada for providing partial funding for this publication.

Merck

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Helping You Understand cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma (cSCC) A Patient Guide

Download your FREE patient guide for cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma (cSCC) from Melanoma Network of Canada You’ll need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer.

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We would like to thank and acknowledge Sanofi Genzyme for providing funding for this publication.

Sun safety during targeted therapy

A Guide to Photosensitivity and Sun Safety for Your Skin During Treatment with Targeted Therapy.

This guide provides information on how to care for your skin during treatment with Targeted Therapy.

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Managing Lymphedema for the Melanoma Patient

This booklet to upper and lower limb lymphedema for the melanoma patient is a helpful tool to understand the care and treatment following surgery. It is written based on research and current best practices. This booklet will help you understand lymphedema and its management.

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image of our updated Uveal Melanoma booklet 2020

A Guide to Uveal Melanoma – Melanoma of the Eye

This guide provides information for newly diagnosed patients with uveal melanoma. It was written in collaboration with Princess Margaret Hospital, with the help of leading medical specialists and is based on research and current best practices. The guide provides a good overview of this rare and often challenging disease.

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Mole Tracking Card

This pocket size card helps you track any suspicious moles with information on how to spot early signs of melanoma using the ABCDE method.

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Melanoma Prevention and Detection Postcard

How to Prevent and Detect Melanoma

This pamphlet provides a general overview of melanoma prevention, detection and how to check your skin.

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Melanoma News Spring 2018

Melanoma Patient Connection – MNC Newsletter

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