Sunday, May 2, 2010

Interesting article about the difference in survival rates of pediatric vs. adult patients. It mentions Ewings Sarcoma and ALL, among others. Statistics are so terribly enticing- I know I shouldn't read on, but I just HAVE to...

"...for teenagers and young adults like her, the prospects for survival had barely budged..."

*EDIT*

This link is MIA but if you search for the file "InTheirPrimeandDying.pdf" you'll be able to read it in google reader.

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

I hope your yearly scan went ok xx

Andi Pants said...

unfortunately the link does not work.

Cathal MacFadden said...
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