Sun exposure and skin cancer.

@article{Armstrong1997SunEA,
  title={Sun exposure and skin cancer.},
  author={Bruce Konrad Armstrong and Anne Kricker and Dallas English},
  journal={The Australasian journal of dermatology},
  year={1997},
  volume={38 Suppl 1},
  pages={S1-6}
}
By 1927 for basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), and by 1955 for melanoma, the broad grounds for relating sun exposure to skin cancer had been established: that these are more frequent in residents of areas of high ambient solar irradiance, are more frequent in sun-sensitive people, occur mainly on sun-exposed body sites, are more frequent in people with high sun exposure, and are more frequent in people with benign sun-related skin conditions. The past 40 years have… CONTINUE READING
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