Quality of life of patients treated during childhood for a bone tumor: assessment by the Child Health Questionnaire.

@article{Tabone2005QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life of patients treated during childhood for a bone tumor: assessment by the Child Health Questionnaire.},
  author={M D Tabone and Chantal Rodary and Odile Oberlin and J Gentet and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne D Pacquement and Chantal Kalifa},
  journal={Pediatric blood & cancer},
  year={2005},
  volume={45 2},
  pages={207-11}
}
To determine which factors impact on quality of life of patients with bone tumor, we used the Children Health Questionnaire French version. Thirty-seven patients (25 males, 19 osteosarcoma, 18 Ewing sarcoma) were studied. At assessment, median age was 15 years, median follow-up was 4 years. Mean scores were 60, 81, 76, 74, 70, 87 for general health, physical functioning, pain, mental health, self-esteem, and family activity, respectively. Lower results were observed for mental health in girls… CONTINUE READING

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