The changing incidence and mortality of melanoma in Australia.

  • Robin Marks
  • Published 2002 in
    Recent results in cancer research. Fortschritte…
For many years Australia has had the highest incidence and mortality rates in the world for melanoma. The incidence rate has been increasing at around 5% per year and the mortality rate, at a rate slightly lower than that. Epidemiology studies have shown clearly that there is both a constitutional and an environmental contribution to melanoma risk, with… CONTINUE READING