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Prevention of Digestive Cancers — The UICC Project on Evaluation of Primary Prevention

  • Matti Hakama
  • Val Beral
  • Max Parkin
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Abstract

In the following prevention will be considered from the point of view of primary prevention. Screening, sometimes called secondary prevention, will not be covered. This paper is based on the work by the UICC project on Evaluation of Primary Prevention which has focussed on the effect of specific interventions on cancer risk. The project belongs to the UICC Epidemiology and Prevention Programme chaired by K. Aoki.

Keywords

Cancer Risk Primary Prevention Preventive Trial Stomach Cancer Lower Quintile 
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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Matti Hakama
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Val Beral
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Max Parkin
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Finnish Cancer Registry and University of TampereFinland
  2. 2.University of OxfordUK
  3. 3.International Agency of Research on CancerFrance

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