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Cancer Incidence and Mortality in England and WalesTrends and Risk Factors$
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Anthony Swerdlow, Isabel Dos Santos Silva, and Richard Doll

Print publication date: 2001

Print ISBN-13: 9780192627483

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192627483.001.0001

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Trends in factors that may cause or prevent cancer

Trends in factors that may cause or prevent cancer

(p.19) 5 Trends in factors that may cause or prevent cancer
Cancer Incidence and Mortality in England and Wales

Anthony Swerdlow

Isable Dos Santos silva

Richard Doll

Oxford University Press

This chapter discusses the factors that can affect cancer trends. These include AIDS, air pollution, birthweight, ethnicity, food and nutrient consumption, ionizing radiation, drugs, physical exercise, sexual behaviour, smoking, and ultraviolet radiation.

Keywords:   cancer incidence, cancer trends, England, Wales, risk factors, AIDS, air pollution, food, physical exercise

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