Childhood leukaemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma near large rural construction sites, with a comparison with Sellafield nuclear site.

@article{Kinlen1995ChildhoodLA,
  title={Childhood leukaemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma near large rural construction sites, with a comparison with Sellafield nuclear site.},
  author={Leo J. Kinlen and Michael Dickson and Charles A. Stiller},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1995},
  volume={310 6982},
  pages={763-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether population mixing produced by large, non-nuclear construction projects in rural areas is associated with an increase in childhood leukaemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. DESIGN A study of the incidence of leukaemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among children living near large construction projects in Britain since 1945, situated more than 20 km from a population centre, involving a workforce of more than 1000, and built over three or more calendar years. For periods… CONTINUE READING

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