Review of Childhood Cancer Survivors' Health-related Need

소아암 생존자의 건강관련 요구에 대한 고찰

  • Lim, Su-Jin (College of Nursing, Incheon Catholic University)
  • 임수진 (인천가톨릭대학교 간호학과)
  • Received : 2020.01.13
  • Accepted : 2020.03.20
  • Published : 2020.03.28


The purpose of this study was to identify studies related to childhood cancer survivors' health-related needs and analyze scales for measurement of childhood cancer survivors' health-related needs. Studies related to childhood cancer survivors' health-related needs were retrieved from computerized databases using a manual search. The review included 17 studies. The main domains of childhood cancer survivors' health related needs were derived from the studies was psychosocial needs. 4 need assessment scales analyzed in this study were developed in foreign countries. scales were not suitable for the measurement of the needs of Korea childhood cancer survivors. Thus, should be developed comprehensive health related needs scale of childhood cancer survivors in future study.


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