Source: Perkins JL, Chen Y, Harris A, et al. Infections among long-term survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer. a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Cancer.2014;120(16):2514-2521; doi:10.1002/cncr.28763. See AAP Grand Rounds commentary by Dr. Mary-Jane Staba Hogan (subscription required).
PICO Question: Among survivors of childhood cancer for ≥5 years, is there an increased risk of infection, and if so, what factors increase the risk of infection?
Question type: DescriptiveStudy design: Retrospective Survey