An incidence study, completed in 1990, revealed a significantly increased incidence of leukaemias in the near vicinity of a hazardous waste dump. Linear regression of community incidence rates with community distance to the hazardous waste site showed negative coefficients for leukaemias and malignant lymphoma.
|Translated title of the contribution||Increase in the incidence of leukemia in the area of a former hazardous waste site|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Das Oeffentliche Gesundheitswesen|
|Publication status||Published - 1991|