Risk of breast cancer in female flight attendants: a population-based study (Iceland)

@article{Rafnsson2001RiskOB,
  title={Risk of breast cancer in female flight attendants: a population-based study (Iceland)},
  author={Vilhj{\'a}lmur Rafnsson and Hrafn Tulinius and J{\'o}n Gunnlaugur J{\'o}nasson and J{\'o}n Hrafnkelsson},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2001},
  volume={12},
  pages={95-101}
}
Objectives: To study whether increased cancer risk, particularly of cancer types previously related to radiation, was found among cabin attendants, using employment time as a surrogate of exposure to cosmic radiation. Methods: A cohort of 1690 cabin attendants, 158 men and 1532 women from the Icelandic Cabin Crew Association and two airline companies in… CONTINUE READING