Skin cancer and women
Clearinghouse Connector – December 2013
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Skin cancer facts and stats SunSmart (Cancer Council Victoria), 2013
Non-melanoma skin cancer : general practice consultations, hospitalisation and mortality Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2008
Sunscreen, skin cancer and the Australian summer The Conversation, 2013
Psychosocial correlates of sunburn among young adult women International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2012
Position statement : fake tans and UV radiation Cancer Council Australia, 2007
Portrayal of tanning, clothing fashion and shade use in Australian women’s magazines, 1987-2005 Health Education Research, 2008
Sunbeds, solariums, indoor tanning
Solariums (sunbeds and tanning beds) Victoria. Department of Health, 2013
What impact would effective solarium regulation have in Australia? Medical Journal of Australia, 2008
Use of tanning beds and incidence of skin cancer Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2012
Tanning behaviors and determinants of solarium use among indoor office workers in Queensland, Australia Journal of Health Psychology, 2012
Hormonal and reproductive influences and risk of melanoma in women International Journal of Epidemiology, 1998
Aspirin linked to lower skin cancer risk in women The Conversation, 2013
Breast cancer and melanoma : how they are linked Skin Cancer Foundation (New York), 2011
Cutaneous melanoma during pregnancy : is the controversy over? Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2009
Illness-related distress in women with clinically localized cutaneous melanoma Annals of Surgical Oncology, 2013
Primary prevention of skin cancer : a review of sun protection in Australia and internationally Health Promotion International, 2004
Developmental research for National Skin Cancer Campaign Australia. Department of Health and Ageing, 2006
Social marketing-based strategy for sun protection interventions South West Public Health Observatory, 2008
Skin cancer screening participation and impact on melanoma incidence in GermanyBritish Journal of Cancer, 2011
What influences the uptake of information to prevent skin cancer? : a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research Health Education Research, 2010
Policy and regulation
Skin cancer prevention framework 2013-2017 Victoria. Department of Health, 2012
National cancer prevention policy : ultraviolet radiation Cancer Council Australia, 2013
Policy at a glance : skin cancer prevention policy Public Health Association of Australia, 2012
SunSmart Victoria Skin cancer
Cancer Australia Skin cancer clinical guidelines
The Conversation Skin cancer topic page
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