Future orientation in adolescent and young adult cancer survivors and unaffected peers

Psycho-Oncology,Volume 27, Issue 3, Page 1078-1081, March 2018.
Source: Psycho-Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research

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To develop an expert-group, consensus-based list of system performance indicators to be used for monitoring, evaluating, and benchmarking progress for cancer care and control in adolescents and young adults (AYAs) in Canada.
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;o LR Abstract Thromboembolism (TE) is a well-recognized complication of pediatric cancer and can lead to mortality and excess morbidity. There is conflicting evidence about the effectiveness and safety of thromboprophylaxis in children. We conducted a systematic literature review and network meta-analysis of primary pharmacological thromboprophylaxis in children and adolescents (0-21 years) with cancer. The primary outcomes were objectively proven TE and major bleeding. The network meta-analysis included comparisons of multiple alternatives simultaneously: antithrombin (AT) replacement, low molecular weight hepar...
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Conditions:   Cancer;   Young Adults;   Behavioral Intervention;   Smartphone Application Intervention:   Other: iaya Sponsor:   Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Not yet recruiting
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ConclusionsECLIM-SEHOP facilitates Spanish children and adolescents diagnosed with cancer and blood disorders to access state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic strategies.
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