Analysis of Data Collected From Individuals Administered Neurobehavioral Assessments
- People with chronic illness often are at risk for developing neurobehavioral problems
due to effects of the disease or associated treatments. These problems may include
cognitive impairments involving problem-solving, remembering things, paying attention,
and understanding and using language, or emotional functioning or quality of life.
- The National Cancer Institute Medical Illness Counseling Center Neuropsychology Group
has collected data from neurobehavioral evaluations of infants, children, adolescents
and adults with chronic illnesses enrolled in NIH protocols since 1987 and continues to