A day at the beach while on tropical vacation: sun protection practices in a high-risk setting for UV radiation exposure.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To conduct an assessment of levels of UV radiation (UVR) exposure and the range of sun protection behaviors of beachgoers at a popular vacation destination. DESIGN Participants completed the sun habits survey prior to entry to the beach and completed an exit survey on leaving regarding their sun protection practices while at the beach. Ambient… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/archderm.144.11.1449

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