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Spatial clustering of childhood cancer in Great Britain during the period 1969-1993.

Abstract:

The aetiology of childhood cancer is poorly understood. Both genetic and environmental factors are likely to be involved. The presence of spatial clustering is indicative of a very localized environmental component to aetiology. Spatial clustering is present when there are a small number of areas with greatly increased incidence or a large number of areas with moderately increased incidence. To determine whether localized environmental factors may play a part in childhood cancer aetiology, we...

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10.1002/ijc.23965

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford
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Journal:
International journal of cancer. Journal international du cancer More from this journal
Volume:
124
Issue:
4
Pages:
932-936
Publication date:
2009-02-01
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
Language:
English
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pubs:191176
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uuid:89e9416a-0777-456b-8b7a-699b4d0f6064
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pubs:191176
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191176
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2012-12-19

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