Rotating night shifts and risk of skin cancer in the nurses' health study.

@article{Schernhammer2011RotatingNS,
  title={Rotating night shifts and risk of skin cancer in the nurses' health study.},
  author={Eva S. Schernhammer and Pedram A Razavi and Tricia Yunhui Li and Abrar A. Qureshi and Jiali Han},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  year={2011},
  volume={103 7},
  pages={602-6}
}
Night shift work is associated with increased risk of several cancers, but the risk of skin cancer among night shift workers is unknown. We documented 10,799 incident skin cancers in 68,336 women in the Nurses' Health Study from June 1988 to June 2006 and examined the relationship between rotating night shifts and skin cancer. We used Cox proportional… CONTINUE READING