Knowledge of the effects of sun exposure of Turkish high school students and their sun bathing habits.

@article{Dalli2004KnowledgeOT,
  title={Knowledge of the effects of sun exposure of Turkish high school students and their sun bathing habits.},
  author={Dilek Dalli and Filiz Ogce and Figen Albayrak Okcin},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2004},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={366-9}
}
Cancer, long a serious problem in developed countries, is now becoming a serious health concern throughout the world. There has been an alarming increase in the number of new cases of melanoma each year, this cancer increasing at a faster rate than any other neoplasm in some regions. This may be a result of depletion of the ozone layer. An association between non-melanocytic skin cancer and exposure to the sun appears to have first been suggested in 1894; it was not until about 1952 that it was… CONTINUE READING

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