Hodgkin's disease in the US Navy.

@article{Garland1987HodgkinsDI,
  title={Hodgkin's disease in the US Navy.},
  author={Frank C. Garland and Edward Doerr Gorham and Cedric F. Garland},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={1987},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={367-72}
}
Hodgkin's disease incidence has an early peak in young adulthood. The US Navy maintains computerized career history and hospitalization information for one of the largest defined populations of young adults available for prospective studies. There were approximately 2.3 million person-years at risk in white male enlisted personnel involved in more than 80 occupations in the Navy from 1974-79. During this period 88 incident cases were identified. Navy age-adjusted incidence rates of Hodgkin's… CONTINUE READING

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