Prevention of Skin Cancer [electronic resource]

  • Hill, David. editor. , Elwood, J. Mark. editor. , English, Dallas R. editor.
  • 2004
Prevention of Skin Cancer [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
  • Title/Author
    Prevention of Skin Cancer[electronic resource] / edited by David Hill, J. Mark Elwood, Dallas R. English.
  • Author
    Hill, David., editor., Elwood, J. Mark., editor., English, Dallas R., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    IX, 328 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Cancer Prevention ??Cancer Causes,1568-2595 ; 3
  • Contents Note
    The scope of the book -- Who gets skin cancer: individual risk factors -- Solar and ultraviolet radiation -- Stratospheric ozone depletion, UV exposure and skin cancer: a scenario analysis -- Descriptive epidemiology of skin cancer -- How sun exposure causes skin cancer: an epidemiological perspective -- The role of genetics in the prevention of skin cancer -- Sunscreens: can they prevent skin cancer? -- Issues about solaria -- Animal models of ultraviolet radiation-induced skin cancer -- Skin cancer induction by UV radiation: molecular UV targets and quantitative risk models -- Patterns and causes of sun exposing and sun protecting behavior -- What can be done to reduce personal ultraviolet radiation exposure? -- Impact of intervention strategies to reduce UVR exposure -- Skin cancer prevention: an economic perspective -- Conclusions.
  • Topical Term
    Public health.
    Health psychology.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Public Health.
    Health Psychology.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9789048163465
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