Long-term survivors of childhood cancer report quality of life and health status in parity with a comparison group.

@article{Sundberg2010LongtermSO,
  title={Long-term survivors of childhood cancer report quality of life and health status in parity with a comparison group.},
  author={Kay Sundberg and Eva Berg Doukkali and Claudia Lampic and Lars E Eriksson and Johan Arvidson and Lena Wettergren},
  journal={Pediatric blood & cancer},
  year={2010},
  volume={55 2},
  pages={337-43}
}
BACKGROUND There is a need for more knowledge about how survivors of childhood cancer perceive their lives and what influence current health status has on their quality of life. The purpose was to describe this among a group of long-term survivors and among a comparison group. PROCEDURE Telephone interviews were performed with a cohort of 246 long-term survivors and 296 randomly selected from the general population using the Schedule for the Evaluation of Individual Quality of Life-Direct… CONTINUE READING

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