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Small-area analyses of bone cancer diagnosed in Great Britain provide clues to aetiology.

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BACKGROUND: The aetiology of bone cancers is poorly understood. This study examined geographical patterning in incidence of primary bone cancers diagnosed in 0-49 year olds in Great Britain during 1980-2005 to provide information on factors linked with disease development. We investigated putative associations with deprivation and population density. METHODS: Data on osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma were obtained from national population-based registries. Negative binomial regression was used ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/1471-2407-12-270

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Publisher:
BioMed Central Ltd. Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Cancer Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
Article: 270
Chapter number:
ARTN 270
Publication date:
2012-01-05
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EISSN:
1471-2407
ISSN:
1471-2407
URN:
uuid:965fab0f-d1bc-4362-867e-a5942d7054ba
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341654
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pubs:341654

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