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  1. Case-control study of prostatic cancer in employees of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.

    Article - En anglais


    To investigate the relation between risk of prostatic cancer and occupational exposures, especially to radionuclides, in employees of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.

    Design-Case-control study of men with prostatic cancer and matched controls.

    Information about sociodemographic factors and exposures to radionuclides and other substances was abstracted and classified for each subject from United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority records without knowledge of who had cancer.

    Subjects-136 men with prostatic cancer Klagnosed between 1946 and 1986 and 404 matched controls, all employees of United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.

    Main outcome mesures-Documented or possible contamination with specific radionuclides.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Appareil génital pathologie, Appareil génital mâle pathologie, Appareil urinaire pathologie, Tumeur maligne, Epidémiologie, Homme, Sexe, Mâle, Prostate

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Genital diseases, Male genital diseases, Urinary system disease, Malignant tumor, Epidemiology, Human, Sex, Male, Prostate

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0093202

    Code Inist : 002B14D02. Création : 199406.