Archives For: 2014
Dr. Thomas Tenkate of Ryerson University, and Dr. Desre Kramer of OCRC teamed up to write a blog post on sun safety for Cancer Care Ontario’s internal website.
Occupational sun exposure is a significant risk factor for non-melanoma skin cancer. Read a fact sheet on prevention strategies here.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer’s (IARC) Monograph Progam evaluates substances, agents, and exposure circumstances on their carcinogenicity to humans. IARC recently released a summary of their evaluation of five chemicals: perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), tetrafluoroethylene (TFE), dichloromethane (DCM), 1,2-dichloropropane (1,2-DCP), and 1,3-propane sultone (1,3-PS). The evaluation took place in June, 2014 in Lyon, France, and …
Dormant. This project aims to enhance estimates of exposure to occupational carcinogens in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Neil SE, Pahwa M, Demers PA, Gotay CC. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health 2014.
Hon C-Y, Teschke K, Demers PA, Venners S. Annals of Occupational Hygiene 2014.
Kachuri L, Villeneuve PJ, Parent ME, Johnson KC, Harris SA. International Journal of Cancer 2014;135(1):138-148.
Hardt JS, Vermeulen R, Peter S, Kromhout H, McLaughlin JR, Demers PA. Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2014;71(1):282-288.
Raj P, Hohenadel K, Demers PA, Zahm SH, Blair A. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 2014;57(3):259-264.
Navaranjan G, Hohenadel K, Blair A, Demers PA, Spinelli JJ, Pahwa P, McLaughlin JR, Dosman JA, Ritter L, Harris SA. Cancer Causes & Control 2013;24(9):1661-1673.