publication . Article . 2017

Prevention of malignant neoplasms

D. G. Zaridze; D. M. Maksimovich;
Open Access Russian
  • Published: 01 Jul 2017 Journal: Uspehi Molekulârnoj Onkologii (issn: 2313-805X, eissn: 2413-3787, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: ABV-press
Abstract
Research in causation of cancer is an important part of cancer research in general and is an essential prerequisite for cancer prevention. The effective primary prevention is not visible without evidence based knowledge in the causation of cancer in humans.There is sufficient evidence that certain life style and environment factors cause cancer in humans. These factors include: smoking and other types of tobacco consumption, overweight and obesity, lack of physical activity, diet rich in processed meat and poor in vegetables and fruits, certain types of viral and bacterial infection, ultraviolet radiation, ionizing radiation, ambient air pollution, carcinogens a...
Subjects
free text keywords: cancer, primary prevention, epidemiology, risk factor, etiology, incidence of disease, mortality, Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens, RC254-282
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