Risk factors for cutaneous malignant melanoma among aircrews and a random sample of the population.

@article{Rafnsson2003RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for cutaneous malignant melanoma among aircrews and a random sample of the population.},
  author={Vilhj{\'a}lmur Rafnsson and J{\'o}n Hrafnkelsson and Hrafn Tulinius and B{\'a}rður Sigurgeirsson and J{\'o}n Hjaltal{\'i}n {\'O}lafsson},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={60 11},
  pages={815-20}
}
AIMS To evaluate whether a difference in the prevalence of risk factors for malignant melanoma in a random sample of the population and among pilots and cabin attendants could explain the increased incidence of malignant melanoma which had been found in previous studies of aircrews. METHODS A questionnaire was used to collect information on hair colour, eye colour, freckles, number of naevi, family history of skin cancer and naevi, skin type, history of sunburn, sunbed, all sunscreen use, and… CONTINUE READING

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