Dr. Kaur is a member of the Choctaw Nation.
Cancer in American Indian and Alaska Native populations continues to threaten an aging population†
The need for tribal, state, and federal action
Article first published online: 20 AUG 2008
Copyright © 2008 American Cancer Society
Supplement: An Update on Cancer in American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1999–2004
Volume 113, Issue Supplement 5, pages 1117–1119, 1 September 2008
How to Cite
Kaur, J. S. and Hampton, J. W. (2008), Cancer in American Indian and Alaska Native populations continues to threaten an aging population. Cancer, 113: 1117–1119. doi: 10.1002/cncr.23730
This supplement was sponsored by Cooperative Agreement Number U50 DP424071-04 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control.
- Issue published online: 20 AUG 2008
- Article first published online: 20 AUG 2008
- Manuscript Accepted: 3 JUN 2008
- Manuscript Received: 5 MAY 2008
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