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Childhood cancer incidence by ethnic group in England, 2001-2007: a descriptive epidemiological study.

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After the first year of life, cancers are the commonest cause of death in children. Incidence rates vary between ethnic groups, and recent advances in data linkage allow for a more accurate estimation of these variations. Identifying such differences may help identify potential risk or protective factors for certain childhood cancers. This study thus aims to ascertain whether such differences do indeed exist using nationwide data across seven years, as have previously been described in adult ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12885-017-3551-7

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8225-4674
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Cancer Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
2017
Article number:
570
Publication date:
2017-08-25
Acceptance date:
2017-08-14
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ISSN:
1471-2407
Pmid:
28841853
Source identifiers:
724485
Language:
English
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pubs:724485
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uuid:45f8757a-9433-4a22-a3f9-1afe10c4513d
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pubs:724485
Deposit date:
2019-02-27

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