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More ambitious collaborative models are needed - Open Letter
We often hear from childhood cancer charities calls for deeper and wider collaborations among key stakeholders. I fully agree that collaborations are beneficial but I do feel that we must further...
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paediatric oncology facts

Childhood cancers statistics

Cancer is the leading cause of death by disease for children in the developed world,

More than 1,500 children are diagnosed with cancer very year in the UK and most of them will be treated with old cytotoxic drugs that may bring to the lucky long term sruvivors severe side ffects late in life.

Newer, better drugs are not specifically developed for children.

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