Air Pollution and Human Cancer

  • Lorenzo Tomatis
Conference proceedings

Part of the ESO Monographs book series (ESO MONOGRAPHS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Lawrence Fishbein
    Pages 9-34
  3. Göran Pershagen, Lorenzo Simonato
    Pages 63-74
  4. John D. Graham
    Pages 75-84

About these proceedings

Introduction

Air Pollution and Human Cancer analyzes the evidence for the possible contribution of air pollution to the origin of human cancer. Distinguished experts in various areas of cancer research report on: - air pollution and cancer: an old and a new problem; - sources, nature and levels of air pollutants; - measurement and monitoring of individual exposures; - experimental evidence for the carcinogenicity of air pollutants; - epidemiological evidence on air pollution and cancer; - cancer risk estimation and prevention.

Keywords

Karzinogenese Krebsepidemiologie Krebsrisiko Luftverschmutzung air pollution cancer epidemiology cancer prevention cancer risk carcinogenesis carcinogenicity pollution prevention

Editors and affiliations

  • Lorenzo Tomatis
    • 1
  1. 1.International Agency for Research on CancerLyon Cedex 08France

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-75906-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-75908-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-75906-2
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