|Document ID (ISN)||59891|
|Convention or series no.
||IARC Monographs 55
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
||IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans - Solar and ultraviolet radiation
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1992. 316p. Illus. ca. 900 ref. Price: CHF 65.00.
||This publication contains data reviewed and evaluated by an international group of experts (Lyon, 11-18 Feb. 1992). IARC overall evaluation: solar radiation is carcinogenic in humans (Group 1); ultraviolet A, B and C radiations are probably carcinogenic in humans (Group 2A); use of sunlamps and sunbeds entails exposures that are probably carcinogenic in humans (Group 2A); exposure to fluorescent lighting is not classifiable as to its carcinogenicity in humans (Group 3). Glossary.
||solar radiation; carcinogens; hazard evaluation; IARC; ultraviolet radiation; WHO
||literature survey; melanoma; France; skin cancer; glossary; epidemiologic study; carcinogenic effects; conference; exposure evaluation
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||France; WHO|
|Broad subject area(s)