Long-term medical and social consequences of cancer in childhood and adolescence.

Norwegian title: Medisinske og sosiale langtidskonsekvenser av kreft i barndom- eller ungdomsalder – kopling av nasjonale helseregistre

Project coordinator: Tone Bjørge University of Bergen (UiB)

Investigator/PhD student: Sara Ghaderi (UiB)

Collaborators: A Engeland (UiB), D Moster (UiB), E Ruud (OUS), A Syse (UiO), F Wesenberg (UiO)

Synopsis: An epidemiological project linking national health registries studying survival, the risk of cancer, uptake of social benefits and education among childhood cancer Survivors. 

Funding: Kreftforeningen

Project Status: Completed, dissertation 2014