Long-term mortality from second malignant neoplasms in 5-year survivors of solid childhood tumors: temporal pattern of risk according to type of treatment.

@article{Tukenova2010LongtermMF,
  title={Long-term mortality from second malignant neoplasms in 5-year survivors of solid childhood tumors: temporal pattern of risk according to type of treatment.},
  author={Markhaba Tukenova and I Diallo and Mike Hawkins and Catherine Guibout and Eric Quiniou and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne D Pacquement and Frederic G Dhermain and Akhtar Shamsaldin and Odile Oberlin and Florent de Vathaire},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={707-15}
}
BACKGROUND The temporal pattern in mortality from late second malignant neoplasms in solid childhood cancer survivors, according to the type of treatment, has not been investigated in detail. METHODS We studied 4,230 5-year survivors of solid childhood cancer diagnosed between 1942 and 1986 in France and the United Kingdom. Complete clinical, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy data were recorded and the integral radiation dose was estimated for 2,701 of the 2,948 patients who had received… CONTINUE READING