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Il Registro Svizzero dei Tumori Pediatrici (RSTP) è un registro demografico nazionale per tumori pediatrici. Rileva dati su nuovi casi, documenta le terapie effettuate e comprende un programma di controllo a lungo termine. In questo modo, il registro contribuisce ad accrescere le conoscenze sulle cause della malattia, a migliorare la qualità delle cure e ad evitare effetti indesiderati a lungo termine. Continua a leggere

Le novità del registro

26.03.2018 Les efforts communs de 12 pays européens pour la recherche sur les effets à long terme du cancer durant l’enfance

Les personnes ayant souffert d’un cancer durant l’enfance ont un risque élevé de développer des effets secondaires à long terme, comme par exemple des problèmes cardiaques ou des tumeurs secondaires. Dans le but d’étudier ces effets à long terme apparaissant après un cancer durant l’enfance, 12...[more]

21.03.2018 Scientific workshop: Natural background radiation and cancer risks in children: Tuesday, 2018/06/05 - Wednesday, 2018/06/06

It is well established from studies of atomic bomb survivors and other exposed groups that medium to high doses of ionising radiation can induce cancer. Furthermore, children are known to be more sensitive to radiation. However, the direct epidemiological investigation of cancer risks associated...[more]

19.03.2018 Spatial clustering of childhood cancers in Switzerland: A nationwide study

Research questions: We investigated whether children who develop childhood cancers tend to live closer to each other than expected by chance (spatial clustering) and whether there are specific areas in Switzerland with a particularly high risk (spatial cluster). We investigated both the place of...[more]

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