Peripheral neuropathy is an important, yet poorly studied, side effect of pediatric cancer treatment. There are many measures of patient-reported peripheral neuropathy in adults but very few in children. We aimed to systematically review and summarize reliable and valid patient-reported peripheral neuropathy scales used in pediatrics.

Authors:

  • Donna L. Johnston 
  • Lillian Sung Affiliated with Division of Haematology/Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children
  • Daniel Stark Affiliated with Section of Oncology and Cancer Research, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds
  • A. Lindsay Frazier Affiliated with Division of Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders, Dana-Farber/Children’s Hospital
  • Abby R. Rosenberg Affiliated with Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Seattle Children’s HospitalDivision of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of MedicineFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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