Cancer incidence and mortality among Swedish smelter workers.


Cancer incidence was analysed in a retrospective cohort of 3710 male Swedish smelter workers between 1958 and 1982 using a record linkage with the Swedish Cancer Register. During this period 467 cancers were registered in the cohort. An excess incidence of total cancer of about 30% was shown relative to general and local populations mainly due to 120… (More)


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@article{Sandstrm1989CancerIA, title={Cancer incidence and mortality among Swedish smelter workers.}, author={Anneli Sandstr{\"o}m and Shelley Wall and Annika Taube}, journal={British journal of industrial medicine}, year={1989}, volume={46 2}, pages={82-9} }