Pediatric Oncology specialty

Known as: Pediatric Oncology, oncology pediatrics, Oncology, Pediatric 
The medical specialty that focuses on tumors in children.
National Institutes of Health

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2017
Review
2017
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the second most common acute leukemia in adults, with an incidence of over 6500 cases per… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Heritable predisposition is an important cause of cancer in children and adolescents. Although a large number of cancer… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Neuroblastoma is a cancer of the sympathetic nervous system that accounts for approximately 10% of all pediatric oncology deaths… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Medulloblastoma, a small blue cell malignancy of the cerebellum, is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in pediatric… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Because current approaches to risk classification and treatment stratification for children with neuroblastoma (NB) vary… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The third edition of the International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O-3), which was published in 2000… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To assess the potential influence of improved dose distribution with proton beams compared to conventional or intensity… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To develop a measure of parenting stress related to caring for a child with an illness and to evaluate its psychometric… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE Establish dietary-induced ketosis in pediatric oncology patients to determine if a ketogenic state would decrease… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The performance status of the child with cancer is an important outcome consideration in pediatric oncology research and practice… (More)
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