[A leukemia cluster in the Pinneberg district. Results of an incidence study by the epidemiologic task force of the Schleswig-Holstein Medical Association].


After regional media had reported in early 1995 of multiple leukaemia cases in a small community in the state of Schleswig-Holstein, an "Epidemiological Task Force" was asked to review the existing evidence for a possible cluster. The Task Force is a small group appointed in 1994 by the regional Medical Association and the state's ministry of social affairs… (More)