Educational inequalities in cancer incidence in Turin, Italy.

@article{Spadea2009EducationalII,
  title={Educational inequalities in cancer incidence in Turin, Italy.},
  author={Teresa Spadea and Angelo D'errico and Moreno Demaria and Fabrizio Faggiano and Sherri Pasian and R. A. Zanetti and Stefano Rosso and Piera Vicari and Giuseppe Costa},
  journal={European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation},
  year={2009},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={169-78}
}
The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between cancer incidence and socioeconomic status, and to examine the temporal trends in social inequalities in cancer risk. Educational differentials in the incidence of cancer (25 sites) among adult residents of Turin (Italy) were examined using data from the Turin Longitudinal Study and the Piedmont Cancer Registry. The relationship between cancer incidence and educational level was evaluated over three 5-year periods between… CONTINUE READING

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