Adolescent behavior and adult health status in childhood cancer survivors.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

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

Keywords:

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

Abstract:

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.