UV radiation, latitude, and melanoma in US Hispanics and blacks.

@article{Hu2004UVRL,
  title={UV radiation, latitude, and melanoma in US Hispanics and blacks.},
  author={Shasa Hu and Fangchao Ma and Fernando Collado-Mesa and Robert Scott Kirsner},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={140 7},
  pages={819-24}
}
BACKGROUND Little information exists on the epidemiology of melanoma and the role of solar radiation in the development of melanoma in pigmented populations. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relationship between exposure to solar radiation and the incidence of melanoma in US Hispanics and blacks. DESIGN Population-based ecological study. SETTING State cancer… CONTINUE READING