Subsequent neoplasms in 5-year survivors of childhood cancer: the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Volume 102, Issue 14, p.1083-95 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Adolescent, Adult, Age of Onset, Bone Neoplasms, Center-Authored Paper, Child, Child, Preschool, Clinical Research Division, Confounding Factors (Epidemiology), Female, Humans, Incidence, Kidney Neoplasms, LEUKEMIA, Lymphoma, Male, Middle Aged, Multivariate Analysis, Neoplasms, Second Primary, Neuroblastoma, Poisson Distribution, Population Surveillance, Public Health Sciences Division, Research Trials Office Core Facility - Biostatistics Service, Risk Assessment, Risk Factors, SEER Program, Shared Resources, Survivors, United States, Young Adult

Abstract:

The occurrence of subsequent neoplasms has direct impact on the quantity and quality of life in cancer survivors. We have expanded our analysis of these events in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (CCSS) to better understand the occurrence of these events as the survivor population ages.