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Published: 06 February 2018

752 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190676827

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Textbook of Cancer Epidemiology

Third Edition

Edited by Hans-Olov Adami, David J. Hunter, Pagona Lagiou, and Lorelei Mucci

  • An authoritative introductory text on the epidemiology, biology, and genetics of cancer
  • Thorough yet concise coverage of the natural history, pathology, etiology, and descriptive epidemiology of individual types of cancer, both rare and frequently encountered
  • Assembled and authored by a roster of internationally recognized authorities in cancer prevention and control
  • Offers overview of cancer epidemiology's consensuses and controversies for both those embarking on their careers and experienced researchers

New to this Edition:

  • Thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the continuous evolution of the dynamic field of cancer epidemiology
  • Builds on settled science to posit promising new directions for research in the prevention and control of cancer
  • Distills the most up-to-date research on genetic and epigenetic determinants of cancer and the role of biologic markers in epidemiologic research

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