Cancer incidence rates among Japanese immigrants in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, 1969–78

@article{Tsugane1990CancerIR,
  title={Cancer incidence rates among Japanese immigrants in the city of S{\~a}o Paulo, Brazil, 1969–78},
  author={Shoichiro Tsugane and Jos{\'e} Maria Pacheco de Souza and Moacyr L. Costa and Ant{\^o}nio Pedro Mirra and Sabina L{\'e}a Davidson Gotlieb and Ruy Laurenti and Shaw Watanabe},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={1990},
  volume={1},
  pages={189-193}
}
Cancer incidence rates among first-generation Japanese immigrants in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, were estimated from the data of the São Paulo Cancer Registry during the years 1969 to 1978. From all registered cases, 2,179 cancer cases of Japan-born residents (1,288 males, 891 females) were selected and age-specific and summary age-adjusted incidence rates (AAIR) were calculated for the selected sites of cancer. The AAIR for all sites except non-melanoma skin cancer was 195.2 per 100,000… CONTINUE READING

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