TITLE

Incidence of childhood brain and other non-haematopoietic neoplasms near nuclear sites in Scotland, 1975-94

AUTHOR(S)
Sharp, L.; McKinney, P.A.; Black, R.J.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;May1999, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p308
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a study to examine the risk of cancer other than leukaemia and non-hodgkin's lymphoma in children resident in the vicinity of nuclear sites in Scotland. Patient details; Significance level of maximum likelihood ratio test; Evidence of generally increased risk of tumors of the central nervous system in children living near nuclear sites.
ACCESSION #
9518309

 

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