Author | Tara Henderson, MD, MPH

Articles

A Risk-Based Approach to the Care of Survivors of Childhood Cancer: 3 Case Studies

May 02, 2008

Survivors of childhood cancer frequently present to primary care practitioners for a routine physical examination or for urgent care. Knowledge of the patient's cancer history and of the specifics of the treatment are essential to providing proper care and addressing his or her unique risks.

Follow-up of Childhood Cancer Survivors: The Role of the Primary Care Physician

May 02, 2008

A 16-year-old boy with a history of leukemia at age 12 years complains of right hip pain of several months' duration. A 34-year-old woman who had Hodgkin lymphoma at age 14 years comes in for a routine physical.