Survival of childhood cancer patients in Italy, 1978-1989. ITACARE Working Group.

@article{Magnani1997SurvivalOC,
  title={Survival of childhood cancer patients in Italy, 1978-1989. ITACARE Working Group.},
  author={Corrado Magnani and Guido Pastore},
  journal={Tumori},
  year={1997},
  volume={83 1},
  pages={426-89}
}
In the framework of the ITACARE project, a cooperative investigation conducted on the data from the Italian population-based cancer registries, survival of patients with childhood malignant neoplasms was studied. The study included 1,768 cases diagnosed at age 0-14 plus 29 osteosarcoma cases diagnosed at age 15-19. Cases were collected over the period 1978-1989, or more limited periods for some participating registries. A total of 1,138 cases were from the Childhood Cancer Registry of Piedmont… CONTINUE READING