Long-term functional outcome of surgical treatment of juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma of the cerebellum in children

@article{Daszkiewicz2009LongtermFO,
  title={Long-term functional outcome of surgical treatment of juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma of the cerebellum in children},
  author={Paweł Daszkiewicz and Agnieszka Maryniak and Marcin Roszkowski and Sławomir Barszcz},
  journal={Child's Nervous System},
  year={2009},
  volume={25},
  pages={855-860}
}
Increasing incidence of pediatric brain tumors and improving survival rates encouraged us to assess long-term functional outcome of patients with cerebellar juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma (JPA). Our study encompassed 105 children treated since 1980–2005 and consisted in analysis of mailed, custom-designed questionnaires. Mean follow-up time was 8.3 years… CONTINUE READING