Family Environment as a Predictor and Moderator of Cognitive and Psychosocial Outcomes in Children Treated for Posterior Fossa Tumors

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the various treatment types for children with posterior fossa tumours, as well as their associated outcomes.
  2. Explain the importance of considering non-clinical factors, such as the family environment, when evaluating and predicting cognitive and psychosocial outcomes.

Christianne Laliberté Durish, Iska Moxon-Emre, Eric Bouffet, Ute Bartels & Donald J. Mabbott (2021). Family environment as a predictor and moderator of cognitive and psychosocial outcomes in children treated for posterior fossa tumors, Child Neuropsychology, 27:5, 641-660, DOI: 10.1080/09297049.2021.1885639