Cancer of mouth, pharynx and nasopharynx in Asian and Chinese immigrants resident in Thames regions.

@article{Warnakulasuriya1999CancerOM,
  title={Cancer of mouth, pharynx and nasopharynx in Asian and Chinese immigrants resident in Thames regions.},
  author={Kasturi Warnakulasuriya and Newell W Johnson and Karen M. Linklater and Janine Bell},
  journal={Oral oncology},
  year={1999},
  volume={35 5},
  pages={
          471-5
        }
}
Studies on migrants can generate important clues on the etiology of cancer. The purpose of the present study was to determine the relationship between ethnic origin and the incidence of oral and pharyngeal cancers among residents of the Thames regions in southern England. Records from the Thames Cancer Registry during the period 1986-91 were examined and south Asians and Chinese ethnic immigrants flagged using their place of birth and names. Computation of relative incidence among head and neck… CONTINUE READING
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