Epidemiology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080243863, 9781483189116


1st Edition

Proceedings of the 12th International Cancer Congress, Buenos Aires, 1978

Editors: Jillian M. Birch
eBook ISBN: 9781483189116
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1979
Page Count: 236
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Advances in Medical Oncology, Research and Education, Volume III: Epidemiology covers the proceedings of the 12th International Cancer Congress. The title presents papers that deal with the epidemiological aspect of oncology. The first part of the text covers cancer epidemiology, and then proceeds to tackling occupational cancer. Next the selection talks about seroepidemiology and human cancer. The text also details the interaction between genetic and environmental factors in human cancer. The book will be of great use to students, researchers, and practitioners of oncology.

Table of Contents

Foreword Introduction Cancer Epidemiology Panel Chairman's Summary Epidemiological Opportunities in Latin America Opportunities for Research on Cancer Epidemiology in Latin America Epidemiological Opportunities in Latin America: Brazil Prevention and Control Program of Cancer of the Cervix in Developing Countries Nutrition and Cancer, some Results of Epidemiological Studies Further Studies on the Etiology of Esophageal Cancer Factors Associated with Adenocarcinomas of the Large Bowel in Puerto Rico The Role of Metabolic Epidemiology and Laboratory Studies in the Etiology of Colon Cancer Epidemiology of Precancerous Lesions of the Gastrointestinal Tract in Sao Paulo, Brazil Precancerous Lesions of the Alimentary Tract in Relation to Some Epidemiological Data in Japan Epidemiology of Malignant Melanoma in Mexico Melanoma maligno: Epidemiologia y grupos de alto riesgo Preliminary Investigation on the Epidemiology of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma (NPS) in Four Provinces and One Autonomous Region in South China Occupational Cancer Asbestos Cancer in the Construction Industry Current Status of Cancer Risk in the Rubber Industry Co-carcinogenesis in Occupational Cancer Setting of Exposure Standards Sero-epidemiology and Human Cancer Sero-epidemiology of the Epstein-Barr Virus and its Causative Role in Human Tumors Sero-epidemiology of the Primate Herpesviruses and Associated Tumors as Models for Human Tumors Seroepidemiology of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 and Cervical Carcinoma Seroepidemiology of Hepatitis B Virus Related Antigens and Alphafetoproteins Interaction between Genetic and Environmental Factors in Human Cancer Interaction between Genetic and Environmental Factors in Human Cancer Carcinogen Metabolism with Human and Experimental Animal Tissues: Inter-individual and Species Differences Heredity and Environment inGge


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