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. "4. Late Effects of Childhood Cancer." Childhood Cancer Survivorship: Improving Care and Quality of Life. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2003.
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TABLE 4.1 Causes of Death in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Cohort
Cause of death
Number of deaths
Percent of deaths
SOURCE: Adapted from Mertens et al., 2001.
FIGURE 4.3 Cumulative cause-specific mortality (Childhood Cancer Survivor Study).
NOTE: SMN = second malignant neoplasm.
SOURCE: Mertens et al., 2001. Reprinted with permission of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.