Risks, survival and trends of malignant melanoma among white and blue collar workers in Sweden.

@article{Vger1984RisksSA,
  title={Risks, survival and trends of malignant melanoma among white and blue collar workers in Sweden.},
  author={Denny V{\aa}ger{\"o} and Gunnar E Persson},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={1984},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={475-8}
}
All persons in Sweden, classified as white or blue collar workers in the 1960 Population Census, were followed up for the period 1961-1973 with regard to the occurrence of cancer. The SMRs were calculated for 50 tumour sites and it was found that the crude classification of occupations into white or blue collar workers was particularly important for… CONTINUE READING