LTFU Study contributions to health of childhood cancer survivors
Broad participation in the Long-Term Follow-Up Study has contributed to an increase of knowledge about long-term health of childhood cancer survivors.
A report in the Journal of Clinical Oncology highlights the many contributions that the LTFU Study has made to our knowledge about the health of childhood cancer survivors. The report looked at the “entire landscape of health issues” that childhood cancer survivors face throughout their lives. It showed that large multi-center studies like the LTFU Study have been crucial to increasing our understanding about survivorship.
Thanks to the contributions of LTFU Study participants, we can now:
Collaborative Research in Childhood Cancer Survivorship: The Current Landscape. Bhatia S, Armenian SH, Armstrong GT, van Dulmen-den Broeder E, Hawkins MM, Kremer LC, Kuehni CE, Olsen JH, Robison LL, Hudson MM. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Sep 20;33(27):3055-64.