Items Tagged ‘long-term survival’

March 21st, 2016

Long-Term Survival of Childhood Cancer Survivors Continues to Improve

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Among childhood cancer survivors, long-term survival continues to improve as treatment has been modified to reduce life-threatening, long-term side effects. These results were recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Among children diagnosed with cancer in the 70s and 80s, nearly 20% of those who survived for 5 years following diagnosis died within […]

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