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pediatric cancer and parent divorce

Sally Grant, Kathrine Carlsen, Pernille Envold Bidstrup, Gro Samsø Bastian, Lasse Wegener Lund, Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton, Christoffer Johansen
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to determine the risk for separation (ending cohabitation) of the parents of a child with a diagnosis of cancer. METHODS: In a nationwide cohort, we compared the risk for ending cohabitation of the parents of 2450 children (aged 0-20 years) given a diagnosis of cancer with the risk of parents of 44 853 randomly selected, gender- and age-matched cancer-free children. We adjusted for socioeconomic position and demographic factors...
May 2012: Pediatrics
Lisa S Kahalley, Vida L Tyc, Stephanie J Wilson, Jenna Nelms, Melissa M Hudson, Shengjie Wu, Xiaoping Xiong, Pamela S Hinds
INTRODUCTION: The present study examines behavioral and psychosocial factors associated with smoking intentions and experimentation among adolescent survivors of pediatric cancer. METHODS: Adolescent survivors of brain tumor and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (n  =  99) provided information about their smoking histories and their intentions to smoke in the future. Behavior rating scales were completed by survivors, parents, and teachers. RESULTS: Past experimentation with smoking and higher levels of self-reported aggression were associated with intentions to smoke in the future (OR  =  4...
June 2011: Journal of Cancer Survivorship: Research and Practice
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