cancer epidemiology

Known as: epidemiology cancer 
Cancer epidemiology involves the study of how physical surroundings, occupational hazards and personal habits (smoking, diet and lifestyle) may… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Global studies of childhood cancer provide clues to cancer etiology, facilitate prevention and early diagnosis, identify biologic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Although smoking is widely recognized as a major cause of cancer, there is little information on how it contributes to the global… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Ionizing radiation has been the subject of intense epidemiological investigation. Studies have demonstrated that exposure to… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Most cancer epidemiology studies involve people living in North America and Europe, which represent only a fraction of the global… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
In industrialised countries, lung cancer is the most common form of cancer among males and it is growing among females. For both… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Cervical cancer is one of the most common neoplastic diseases affecting women, with a combined worldwide incidence of almost half… (More)
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2001
Review
2001
By the early 1980s, epidemiologists had identified many important causes of cancer. They had also proposed the 'multi-stage… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women in the Western society. Over the past decades it has become apparent that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The most common cancer in US women and the 2nd leading cause of cancer death is breast cancer. Between 1980-1987 in the US. age… (More)
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1958
Highly Cited
1958
The majority of tumors in man is caused by environmental factors (WHO, 1964; Barna-Lloyd, 1978). Results obtained in three fields… (More)
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