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Van Tienen, EC, SunSmart messages, Australian Pharmacist, 29, (11) pp. 944-947. ISSN 0728-4632 (2010) [Professional, Non Refereed Article]


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Australia and New Zealand have the highest rates of skin cancer in the world. Skin cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in Australia, accounting for 80% of all newly diagnosed cancers. More than 430,000 Australians are treated per year for non-melanoma skin cancers, and over 10,000 new cases of melanoma are diagnosed per year, Each year, over 1,600 Australians will die from skin cancers.

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Item Type:Professional, Non Refereed Article
Keywords:skin cancer,ultraviolet light, sunscreens, pharmacist, broad spectrum, non melanoma, melanoma
Research Division:Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
Research Group:Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences
Research Field:Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical health
Objective Field:Clinical health not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Van Tienen, EC (Mrs Ella van Tienen)
ID Code:65350
Year Published:2010
Deposited By:Pharmacy
Deposited On:2010-11-08
Last Modified:2013-04-04
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