The incidence and thickness of cutaneous malignant melanoma in New Zealand 1994-2004.

@article{Richardson2008TheIA,
  title={The incidence and thickness of cutaneous malignant melanoma in New Zealand 1994-2004.},
  author={A K Richardson and Lynn M. Fletcher and Mary Jane Sneyd and Brian L. Cox and Anthony I Reeder},
  journal={The New Zealand medical journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={121 1279},
  pages={
          18-26
        }
}
AIM To examine the incidence of thick melanoma in New Zealand from 1994-2004 and investigate associations with melanoma thickness. METHOD The New Zealand Health Information Service provided information on all registrations for malignant melanoma from 1994-2004. Age-standardised registration rates were calculated. Logistic regression analysis was undertaken to identify factors associated with melanoma thickness. RESULTS The incidence of thick melanoma did not decrease during 1994-2004. There… CONTINUE READING

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