[Influence of proximity to mobile telephony transmitters on cancer incidence]
Einfluss der räumlichen Nähe von Mobilfunksendeanlagen auf die Krebsinzidenz
Published in: Umwelt · Medizin · Gesellschaft 2004; 17 (4): 326-332
Journal partially peer-reviewed/peer-review process unclear
Aim of study (acc. to author)
Endpoint/type of risk estimation
- all cancer: tumors of breast, ovaries, prostate, pancreas, intestine, skin, lung, kidney, stomach, bladder, and blood
Type of risk estimation:
(odds ratio (OR))
- list: patient lists of four general practitioners
Reference group 1
living in the outer circle in the period 1994 - 2004: distance to the next base station more than 400 m
living in the inner circle in the period 1994 - 2004: distance to the next base station less than 400 m
Reference group 3
living in the outer circle in the period 1999 - 2004: distance to the next base station more than 400 m
living in the inner circle in the period 1999 - 2004: distance to the next base station less than 400 m
patients of Naila
1994 - 2004
PC-based files of four general practitioners
residents of a nursing home; living less than 10 years in the inner circle
34 cancer cases: 18 in the inner circle and 16 in the outer circle
Statistical analysis method:
Results (acc. to author)
Study funded by
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