Childhood cancer survival: a report from the United Kingdom Childhood Cancer Study

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Improvements in diagnostic approaches and refinements to treatment protocols have resulted in 5-year survival levels above 70% for children diagnosed with cancer in economically developed parts of the world. For some cancers, including leukaemia and tumours of the central nervous system, age and sex have been identified as important prognostic indicators.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)659-666
Number of pages8
JournalCancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2010

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