TITLE

Asian Americans and cancer: Discarding the myth of the `model minority'

AUTHOR(S)
Saphir, Ann
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;11/05/97, Vol. 89 Issue 21, p1572
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the incidence of cancer among Asian Americans. Image of Asian Americans as generally healthier than whites; Overall cancer moratlity and incidence among Asian Americans; Unequal incidence of various types of cancer in several Asian subgroups; Risk factors affecting the incidence of cancer.
ACCESSION #
9711210397

 

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