Cancer patterns among children of Turkish descent in Germany: a study at the German Childhood Cancer Registry
- Are Immigrants and Nationals Born to Immigrants at Higher Risk for Delayed or No Lifetime Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening? The Results from a Population-Based Survey in Paris Metropolitan Area in 2010. Rondet, Claire; Lapostolle, Annabelle; Soler, Marion; Grillo, Francesca; Parizot, Isabelle; Chauvin, Pierre // PLoS ONE;Jan2014, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p1
Objectives: This study aims to compare breast cancer screening (BCS) and cervical cancer screening (CCS) practices of French women born to French parents with those of immigrants and nationals born to immigrants, taking their socioeconomic status into account. Methods: The study is based on data...
- Cancer-specific microRNAS may help with diagnosis and prognosis in pediatric cancers. // Hem/Onc Today;9/25/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 18, p24
The article discusses research which found that cancer-specific microRNA expression profiles may be useful in diagnosing and in determining the prognosis in pediatric cancers.
- Socioeconomic differences affect prostate Ca survival. Guttman, Cheryl // Urology Times;5/1/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p15
The article focuses on the inequality of survival range among African-American and Caucasians suffering from prostate cancer in the U.S. A study conducted among these races tested each with factors on poverty, income, and education, showed that Hispanic men attained the superior effect followed...
- An International Comparison of Cancer Survival: Toronto, Ontario, and Detroit, Michigan, Metropolitan Areas. Gorey, Kevin M.; Holowaty, Eric J.; Fehringer, Gordon; Laukkanen, Ethan; Moskowitz, Agnes; Webster, David J.; Richter, Nancy L. // American Journal of Public Health;Jul97, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p1156
Objectives. This study examined whether socioeconomic status has a differential effect on the survival of adults diagnosed with cancer in Canada and the United States. Methods. The Ontario Cancer Registry and the National Cancer Institute's Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)...
- In this issue of Occupational Medicine. Meyer, John // Occupational Medicine;Oct2015, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p513
No abstract available.
- POINT / COUNTER. Hudson, Melissa M.; Londen, G. van // Hem/Onc Today;4/25/2014, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p13
The article presents a view in favor of and one against screening guidelines going far enough to ensure the monitoring for second malignancies in survivors of childhood cancer, including presence of compelling evidence supporting initiation of surveillance for adult-onset cancers at younger ages.
- SOSYAL Ã–ÄžRENME TEORÄ°LERÄ° IÅžIÄžINDA YASADIÅžI GÃ–Ã‡ VE ETKÄ°LERÄ°. SEVER, Hanifi // Dumlupinar University Journal of Social Science / Dumlupinar Ãœn;apr2012, Vol. 1 Issue 32, p51
There are many factors that make "migration" become one of the biggest problems of the contemporary world. The most significant ones of these factors are economic inequality, states' incompetence in securing their peoples lives, political turmoil and acts of violence. No matter they are the...
- CHINESE IMMIGRATION AND ITS IMPLICATIONS ON URBAN MANAGEMENT IN LOS ANGELES. Xueming Chen // Theoretical & Empirical Researches in Urban Management;Nov2009, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p42
This paper reviews the Chinese immigration history in Los Angeles, with Chinatown representing its urbanization process and San Gabriel Valley representing its suburbanization process. These two processes are distinct and have different impacting factors. This empirical study also compares...
- AN EMPIRICAL NOTE ON THE SOCIAL AND GEOGRAPHIC CORRELATES OF MEXICAN MIGRATION TO THE SOUTHERN UNITED STATES. FARMER, FRANK L.; MOON, ZOLA K. // Journal of Rural Social Sciences;2011, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p52
This research empirically examines differences in the socioeconomic correlates of Mexican migrants to the southern region of the United States. More specifically, the research considers differences between Mexican immigrants choosing the South and those choosing other U.S. destinations. Using...