Childhood Cancer Epidemiology Group

Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Stockholm

Swedish Registries

VSTB

Since 1982, the national VSTB registry has collected data on solid tumors. The registry was founded to collect data on different types of tumors to be able to perform epidemiological studies and follow treatment results. The VSTB registry is administered at the Childhood Cancer Research Unit in Astrid Lindgrens Childrens Hospital in Stockholm. All data on the patients diagnosis, treatment and follw-up is reported online to our database.

VCTB

The national VCTB registry collects data on CNS tumors. The registry was established to collect data on different types of CNS tumors to be able to perform epidemiological studies and assess treatment results. The VCTB registry is administered at the Childhood Cancer Research Unit in Astrid Lindgrens Childrens Hospital in Stockholm. All data on the patients diagnosis, treatment and follw-up is reported online to our database.

Radiotherapy Risk

Since 2008, the Radiotherapy Risk registry collects data on children treated with radiotherapy. The main focus is radiotherapy treatment and possible side effects. SVBRT, Swedish Paediatric Radiotherapists, cooperates in matters concerning late effects of radiotherapy with the German-Austrian RiSK group.