Health status and health-related quality of life in adolescent survivors of cancer in childhood.

@article{Grant2006HealthSA,
  title={Health status and health-related quality of life in adolescent survivors of cancer in childhood.},
  author={Judith Grant and Amy Cranston and John Horsman and William P. Furlong and Nancy J. Barr and Steven D. Findlay and Ronald Barr},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={38 5},
  pages={
          504-10
        }
}
PURPOSE Adolescent survivors of cancer in childhood face particular challenges due to their maturational trajectory, including psychosocial adjustments, self-help skills, intellectual functioning and socialization. To better understand these, we assessed the health status and health-related quality of life (HRQL) in a 20-year cohort of such survivors in a single institution. METHODS Health status and HRQL were measured with a self-complete questionnaire from the Health Utilities Index (HUI… CONTINUE READING
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