Changes in body mass index and prevalence of overweight in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Role of cranial irradiation Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gonadal Disorders
  • Neoplasms
  • Puberty
  • Radiotherapy

abstract

  • Children with ALL given CRT develop increases in their BMI-SDS early on and during treatment and remain at significant risk for becoming overweight as young adults, a development that may increase their already heightened risk for various adverse health outcomes.

publication date

  • January 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1096-911X(200008)35:2<91::AID-MPO1>3.0.CO;2-G

PubMed ID

  • 10918229

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 91

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 35

number

  • 2