No significant relationship between neuropsychological performance and total RT dose or amount of tumour removed</li></li></ul><li>Main findings contd.<br /><ul><li>↑ total number of pre- and post-surgical complications was related to ↓ performance
↑ duration of symptoms prior to diagnosis had a negative impact on Learning
Increased time since surgery was related to an increased satisfaction in QOL</li></li></ul><li>Limitations<br />These include:<br /><ul><li>Small sample sizes
Clinical psychologist and paediatric oncologist
Long-term follow-up for survivors of childhood cancer (20 years post-treatment)</li></li></ul><li>“Ultimately, cure is about controlling the disease, but is also about preserving dreams and maximising potential.” (Eiser, 2004)<br />Thank you to: <br />Dr Suzanne Barker-Collo <br /> Dr Lynette Tippett<br />
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