Adolescent behavior and adult health status in childhood cancer survivors.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice, Volume 4, Issue 3, p.210-7 (2010)


Adolescent, Adolescent Behavior, Adult, Child, Cohort Studies, Female, Health Status, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Neoplasms, Survivors, Treatment Outcome, Young Adult


This study examined the longitudinal association between adolescent psychological problems following cancer treatment and obesity, limited exercise, smoking, and excess sun exposure during adulthood in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study cohort.