Additional Resources

Download Dr. Bansal’s slides from the SIOP Treatment Abandonment symposium:
Socioconomic Support to Reduce Treatment Abandonment 

Important recent publications that Dr. Bansal cited:
Clinicoepidemiological profiles, clinical practices, and the impact of holistic care interventions on outcomes of pediatric hematolymphoid malignancies – A 7-year audit of the pediatric hematolymphoid disease management group at Tata Memorial Hospital

Improving outcome of acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a simplified protocol: report from a tertiary care center in north India

Join the SIOP PODC Treatment Abandonment Working Group:

  • Go to
  • Make a free account
  • Click on the “Groups” tab
  • Scroll to “Treatment Abandonment”

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