Influence of age, gender, educational level and self-estimation of skin type on sun exposure habits and readiness to increase sun protection.

@article{Falk2013InfluenceOA,
  title={Influence of age, gender, educational level and self-estimation of skin type on sun exposure habits and readiness to increase sun protection.},
  author={Magnus Falk and Chris D. Anderson},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={127-32}
}
BACKGROUND Sun exposure habits and the propensity to undertake sun protection differ between individuals. Not least in primary prevention of skin cancer, aiming at reducing ultraviolet (UV) exposure, knowledge about these factors may be of importance. The aim of the present study was to investigate, in a primary health care (PHC) population, the relationship between sun exposure habits/sun protection behaviour/readiness to increase sun protection and gender, age, educational level and skin UV… CONTINUE READING