Sunscreens
IARC Handbook on Cancer Prevention Vol.5
IARC Nonserial Publication
IARC
ISBN-13    9789283230052 ISBN-10    9283230051
Order Number    17600011 Format    Paper Back
Price    CHF    45.00 / US$    54.00 Developing countries:    CHF    31.50
English     2001        208   pages
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IARC Handbooks on Cancer Prevention Handbook 5

This authoritative illustrated book gives the evaluations on cancer-preventive activity of topical use of sunscreens, as well as recommendations to skin cancer prevention. Prepared by an expert group from 10 countries, it provides an international consensus on the use of sunscreens. The volume describes the efficacy of the use of sunscreens in skin cancer prevention, as well as the reported unwanted side-effects of such use and gives recommendations for further research, and public health related recommendations.