Useful research resources
The following selected links provide useful information for novice and experienced researchers.
European Cancer Observatory - cancer statistics for Europe.
World Health Organisation Data and Statistics + http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/noncommunicable-diseases/cancer/data-and-statistics
For literature searches, use PubMed - online search tool for peer-reviewed journal articles.
NB: also check with your local University/hospital or health service library for access to articles.
Information on writing qualitative research proposals.
Information on writing quantitative research proposals.
Bourne PE, Chalupa LM (2006) Ten Simple Rules for Getting Grants.
For information about other sources of funding see:
Research and Development Funding - searchable database which includes European funding.
+ https://www.researchprofessional.com/0/rr/homex (NB: you have to register)
National Cancer Research Institute Grantsmanship Gateway - A UK site with useful information about how to write a good grant application, with some good links to other sites.
Research Professional - database of funding opportunities that can be personalised to reflect your needs and eligibility.
+ https://www.researchprofessional.com (NB: you have to register)
National Institute of Nursing Research
National Institutes of Health