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ERIC Number: EJ458259
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0892
Residential Radon Exposure and Lung Cancer: Evidence of an Inverse Association in Washington State.
Neuberger, John S.; And Others
Journal of Environmental Health, v55 n3 p23-25 Nov-Dec 1992
Presents results of a descriptive study of lung cancer death rates compared to county levels of radon in Washington State. Age-specific death rates were computed for white female smokers according to radon exposure. A significant lung cancer excess was found in lowest radon counties. No significant difference was found between the proportion of nonsmokers who died of lung cancer. (Author/MCO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Washington