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Comment & Response
November 14, 2019

Association of Anesthesia Care and Cognitive Outcomes in Survivors of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

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  • 1Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor
JAMA Oncol. Published online November 14, 2019. doi:https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.4900

To the Editor We read with interest the work of Banerjee et al1 that described the long-term neurocognitive outcomes of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The adult sequelae of pediatric major illness are of substantial interest as short-term therapeutic outcomes continue to improve and the number of adult survivors of major illness increases. As observational researchers in anesthesiology, after reading the article we were left with 3 questions.

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