Neuropsychological outcomes of standard risk and high risk patients treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia on Dana-Farber ALL consortium protocol 95-01 at 5 years post-diagnosis.

@article{Waber2012NeuropsychologicalOO,
  title={Neuropsychological outcomes of standard risk and high risk patients treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia on Dana-Farber ALL consortium protocol 95-01 at 5 years post-diagnosis.},
  author={Deborah P. Waber and Jennifer Turek Queally and Lori Catania and Philippe Robaey and Ivonne Romero and Heather F Adams and Cheryl Alyman and Christine Jandet-Brunet and Stephen E. Sallan and Lewis B. Silverman},
  journal={Pediatric blood & cancer},
  year={2012},
  volume={58 5},
  pages={758-65}
}
BACKGROUND Children treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) as High Risk (HR) patients may be more vulnerable to neurocognitive late effects because of the greater intensity of their therapy. We compared neuropsychological outcomes in children treated for Standard Risk (SR) or HR ALL on Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) Consortium ALL Protocol 95-01. We also evaluated their performance relative to normative expectations. PROCEDURE Between 1996 and 2000, 498 children with newly… CONTINUE READING

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