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Mortality among United Kingdom servicemen who served abroad in the 1950s and 1960s.

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The Registrar General's decennial supplements on occupational mortality provide only limited information on mortality in the armed forces in the United Kingdom. Mortality has therefore been studied among a group of 30,619 United Kingdom servicemen who served abroad in tropical or desert areas in the 1950s and 1960s, and who remained in the services for a total of at least five years. Mortality from all causes of death, all neoplasms, and all other known non-violent causes was lower than that ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
Muirhead, CR More by this author
Kendall, GM More by this author
Thakrar, B More by this author
Journal:
British journal of industrial medicine
Volume:
47
Issue:
12
Pages:
793-804
Publication date:
1990-12-05
ISSN:
0007-1072
URN:
uuid:73bc1287-4a23-42d1-a5bb-d55942763556
Source identifiers:
35123
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pubs:35123

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