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Distribution of childhood leukaemias and non-Hodgkin's lymphomas near nuclear installations in England and Wales.

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OBJECTIVE: To examine the relation between the risk of childhood leukaemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and proximity of residence to nuclear installations in England and Wales. DESIGN: Observed and expected numbers of cases were calculated and analysed by standard methods based on ratios of observed to expected counts and by a new statistical test, the linear risk score test, based on ranks and designed to be sensitive to excess incidence in close proximity to a putative source of risk. SETTIN...

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/bmj.309.6953.501
Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.) More from this journal
Volume:
309
Issue:
6953
Pages:
501-505
Publication date:
1994-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:438042
UUID:
uuid:2275102c-27a0-4ac7-b350-8a517d7619a0
Local pid:
pubs:438042
Source identifiers:
438042
Deposit date:
2014-05-14

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