Chapter 9. Skin Cancer Prevention

  1. Karen Moyse MSc, BSc, RGN, RSCN, RHV, PGDAE (Hons) Psychology Independent Nurse Prescriber Visitor Lecturer
  1. Lesley Strazds member nurse specialist

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444322644.ch9

Promoting Health in Children and Young People: The Role of the Nurse

Promoting Health in Children and Young People: The Role of the Nurse

How to Cite

Strazds, L. (2009) Skin Cancer Prevention, in Promoting Health in Children and Young People: The Role of the Nurse (ed K. Moyse), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444322644.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Health at Nottingham University, UK

Author Information

  1. Kings Mill Hospital, Nottinghamshire, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158008

Online ISBN: 9781444322644

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Keywords:

  • Skin Cancer Prevention;
  • sunscreen use and sun avoidance;
  • Sun protection factors;
  • Understanding skin types;
  • How to apply sunscreen;
  • Health promotion literature

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Incidence

  • Health promotion

  • Resources

  • References