Parents' and Adolescents' Preferences for Intensified or Reduced Treatment in Randomized Lymphoblastic Leukemia Trials.

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When offered participation in clinical trials, families of children with cancer face a delicate balance between cure and toxicity. Since parents and children may perceive this balance differently, this paper explores whether adolescent patients have different enrollment patterns compared to younger children in trials with different toxicity profiles.


  • Morten Tulstrup
  • Hanne Baekgaard Larsen
  • Anders Castor
  • Peter Rossel
  • Kathrine Grell
  • Mats Heyman
  • Jonas Abrahamsson
  • Stefan Söderhäll
  • Ann Åsberg
  • Olafur Gisli Jonsson
  • Kim Vettenranta
  • Thomas Leth Frandsen
  • Birgitte Klug Albertsen
  • Kjeld Schmiegelow
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  • Pediatrics
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)865-871
JournalPediatric Blood & Cancer
Issue number5
Early online date2015 Dec 31
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Publication categoryResearch