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Solarium use and risk for malignant melanoma: meta-analysis and evidence-based medicine systematic review

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Background: There is an ongoing debate whether solarium use (indoor tanning/artificial UV) may increase the risk for primary cutaneous malignant melanoma. Aim: A systematic literature search was conducted using MEDLINE and ISI Web of Science. Included studies were critically assessed regarding their risk of bias, and methodological shortcomings. Levels of evidence and grades of recommendation were determined according to guidelines of the Oxford Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine. Summary ris...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.21873/anticanres.12339

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Publisher:
International Institute of Anticancer Research Publisher's website
Journal:
Anticancer Research Journal website
Volume:
38
Pages:
1187-1199
Publication date:
2018-01-31
Acceptance date:
2017-12-29
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EISSN:
1791-7530
ISSN:
0250-7005
Pubs id:
pubs:820628
URN:
uri:87cfc19e-ad3a-4b80-ad40-7a6b33289591
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uuid:87cfc19e-ad3a-4b80-ad40-7a6b33289591
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pubs:820628
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English
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