Parental educational attainment as an indicator of socioeconomic status and risk of childhood cancers.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


British journal of cancer, Volume 103, Issue 1, p.136-42 (2010)


2010, Adolescent, Adult, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Child, Child, Preschool, Educational Status, Epidemiology Core Facility, Female, Humans, Infant, Infant, Newborn, Male, Neoplasms, Parents, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Shared Resources, Social Class


Little has been reported on socioeconomic (SES) patterns of risk for most forms of childhood cancer.