Trends in sun exposure knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors: 1986 to 1996.

@article{Robinson1997TrendsIS,
  title={Trends in sun exposure knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors: 1986 to 1996.},
  author={June K Robinson and Darrell S. Rigel and Rex A. Amonette},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={1997},
  volume={37 2 Pt 1},
  pages={179-86}
}
BACKGROUND The American Academy of Dermatology's national program Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention, developed in response to the rising incidence of invasive melanoma in the United States, has annually during the past decade produced extensive print, radio, and television coverage about the dangers of sun exposure and benefits of sun protection. OBJECTIVE We measured the progress achieved in increasing the awareness and knowledge of skin cancer and changing the attitudes, beliefs… CONTINUE READING

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