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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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Copyright 2010 Pharmaceutical Society of Australia and Australian Pharmacist

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Abstract

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.

Item Details

Item Type:Professional, Non Refereed Article
Keywords:skin cancer,ultraviolet light, sunscreens, pharmacist, broad spectrum, non melanoma, melanoma
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Research Field:Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Objective Field:Skin and Related Disorders
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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