Download e-book for kindle: The SAGE Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society by Graham A. (Andrew) Colditz

By Graham A. (Andrew) Colditz

ISBN-10: 1483345734

ISBN-13: 9781483345734

The first variation of the Encyclopedia of melanoma and Society was released in 2007 and received a 2008 Editors’ selection Award from Booklist.  It served as a basic, non-technical source targeting melanoma from the viewpoint of the social and behavioral sciences, exploring social and fiscal affects, the “business” of melanoma, ads of substances and remedy facilities, how habit swap may well provide nice power for melanoma prevention, environmental dangers, foodstuff ingredients and rules, the relation among race and ethnicity and melanoma threat, socioeconomic prestige, controversies—both medical and political—in melanoma therapy and examine, country-by-country entries on melanoma all over the world, and extra. Given a variety of advancements within the box together with new medicines, political controversies over use of the vaccines Gardasil and Cervarix with younger women to avoid cervical melanoma, and unforeseen upticks within the incidence of grownup smoking in the U.S. following a long time of decline, the SAGE Encyclopedia of melanoma and Society, moment Edition serves as an up to date and extra present encyclopedia that addresses issues relating this topic.

Key Features:

·         Approximately 1/2 the seven-hundred first-edition articles revised and updated

·         30+ new entries masking new advancements considering the fact that 2006

·         Signed entries with cross-references

·         Further Readings followed by means of pedagogical elements

·         New Reader’s Guide

·         Updated Chronology, source consultant, thesaurus, and during new Index

The SAGE Encyclopedia of melanoma and Society, moment Edition serves as a competent and detailed resource for college kids and researchers with an curiosity in social and behavioral sciences and seeks to higher comprehend the always evolving subject material of melanoma and society.

 

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Download e-book for kindle: The SAGE Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society by Graham A. (Andrew) Colditz

The 1st variation of the Encyclopedia of melanoma and Society was released in 2007 and received a 2008 Editors’ selection Award from Booklist.  It served as a normal, non-technical source concentrating on melanoma from the point of view of the social and behavioral sciences, exploring social and monetary affects, the “business” of melanoma, ads of gear and remedy facilities, how habit switch may perhaps supply nice capability for melanoma prevention, environmental hazards, meals ingredients and legislation, the relation among race and ethnicity and melanoma hazard, socioeconomic prestige, controversies—both medical and political—in melanoma remedy and examine, country-by-country entries on melanoma worldwide, and extra.

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2011: An international research team identifies a new oncogene, ZNF703, which is believed to accelerate the development of breast cancer. 2011: The Sunbeds Regulation Act in the United Kingdom bars people under the age of 18 from using tanning beds, associated with the development of skin cancer. 7 million. 2013: On August 23, Song-Yi Park and colleagues announce results from the Multiethnic Cohort Study showing that, for women, increased consumption of fruits and vegetables is associated with a lower incidence of invasive bladder cancer.

A carcinogen can be or not be a mutagen. The following is a list of common chemicals that can be considered carcinogenic that are used in the production of acrylic rubber and fibers: • Accelerators • Oils (process and extender) 4 Acrylic Rubber and Fibers • • • • • • • • • • • • • Antioxidants Organic vulcanizers Antiozonants Pigment blends Anti-tack agents Plasticizers Chemical by-products Reinforcing agents Curing fumes Resins Extenders Solvents Fillers Recent research has primarily focused on the occupational exposure people working in these respective industries suffer from coming into contact with solvents and chemicals used in the development of acrylic rubber and fibers, with specific research studies focusing on the potential linkage between exposure and breast cancers and cervical cancers.

Journal of Occupational Medicine (1980). Hedenstedt, A. ” Occupational Health Series #46: International Symposium on Prevention of Occupational Cancer. Helsinki, Finland: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, 1982. , M. Niemi, P. Kyyr”nen, I. Kilpikari, and H. Vainio. ” British Journal of Industry Medicine (1986). IARC. ” World Health Organization, International Agency for Research on Cancer (Vol. 28). Lyon, France, 1982. , M. Goldberg, M. Valois, and L. Nadon. ” Occupational & Environmental Medicine (November 2009).

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