UNEXPLAINED INCREASES IN CANCER INCIDENCE IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1975 TO 1994 : POSSIBLE SENTINEL HEALTH INDICATORS ?

@article{Dinse1999UNEXPLAINEDII,
  title={UNEXPLAINED INCREASES IN CANCER INCIDENCE IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1975 TO 1994 : POSSIBLE SENTINEL HEALTH INDICATORS ?},
  author={Gregg E. Dinse and David M. Umbach and Annie Jeanne Sasco and David G Hoel and Devra Lee Davis},
  journal={Annual review of public health},
  year={1999},
  volume={20},
  pages={
          173-209
        }
}
To search for unexplained patterns in cancer incidence, we analyzed data from 1975 to 1994 that represent approximately 10% of the population of the United States. Our analysis focused on long-term time trends in incidence and on deviations from those trends attributable to birth cohorts or to calendar periods. On average, cancer incidence rose 0.8% annually in white women and 1.8% in white men. After removing several cancers related to smoking and increased screening, average annual increases… CONTINUE READING
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