Perinatal and early postnatal risk factors for malignant brain tumours in New South Wales children.

@article{McCredie1994PerinatalAE,
  title={Perinatal and early postnatal risk factors for malignant brain tumours in New South Wales children.},
  author={Margaret R E McCredie and Patrick Maisonneuve and Peter Boyle},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={1994},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={11-5}
}
A population-based case-control study of incident primary malignant brain tumours diagnosed during 1985-1989 in children aged 0 to 14 years was carried out in the coastal conurbation of New South Wales comprising Sydney, Wollongong and Newcastle in the period 1988 to 1990. Personal interviews were conducted using a structured questionnaire with mothers of 82 cases and 164 control children individually matched to the cases by sex and age. Among the hypotheses examined were those related to: N… CONTINUE READING

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