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We help patients, physicians, and family members by providing cancer survival rates for 30 types of cancer at our site

How it Works

What is the survival rate?

Percentage of people surviving for the selected period of time. The default time period is 5 years; survival rates for 1, 2, or 5 years are available. The numbers are from past cases of other patients with specified cancer type.

How many people survive?

Grey shaded hearts represent the number of survivors out of 10 people that will live to or beyond the time period selected 1, 2, or 5 years. Survival is cause-specific to cancer type.

Can I customize?

Yes - Input sex, age, and diagnosis date- all factors that affect survival rates

What about cancer stage and grade?

Enter stage and/or grade using buttons. Users who aren't sure can try different values to see impact on survival rates. Either way, users should confirm stage and/or grade with physician.

Numbers To Words

The right questions for patients to ask their doctor about cancer prognosis

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Physician / Healthcare Professionals 

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The Healthcare Professional user interface includes additional histology variables for selection.

 

Please see our FAQ and Statistical Model pages for technical information about data, models, and other details.

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Business Services

API

We can provide APIs that integrate into your website, portal, or other application

Enhanced statistical models

Using your data we can develop customized statistical models that can compare your results to U.S. averages

EMR integration

We can build our statistical models into your EMR system and display 1,2, and 5 year survival rates without any input required by physician

Who We Are

Courage Health is the company behind CancerSurvivalRates.com providing patients, physicians, family members, friends, and other healthcare professionals with the most current survival rates for over 30 types of cancer. Our team and advisors is comprised of experienced healthcare professionals, data scientists, technologists. 

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Stephen Buck

Co-Founder/CEO
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Omar Mehmood

Co-Founder/CTO
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Emily Marlow, Ph.D.

Epidemiologist, University of Wisconsin
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Dr. Jim Murphy

Advisor, Oncologist, UCSD
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Dr. Shoshana Ungerleider

Advisor, Palliative Care, California Pacific Med Center
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Dr. Andrew Bruggeman

Advisor, Oncologist, UCSD
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Dr. Aaron Simon, MD, Ph.D

Advisor, Radiation Oncology, UCSD
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Matt Tindall

Advisor, Healthcare CEO
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Ethan Prater

Advisor, Managing Director Alchemist Accelerator
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Komal Patel, Pharm.D

Advisor, Pharmacist, Catalia Health
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Dr. Adam Schlifke

Advisor, Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford University
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Dr. Gene Shieh

Advisor, Oncologist, 21st Century Radiation Oncology

 

Questions? Contact at info@courage.health

Disclaimer: Courage Health and/or CancerSurvivalRates.com does not provide medical advice. Information on this website, including text, graphics, images is for informational purposes only. You should seek medical advice from a qualified health care professional for any assistance.

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