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Sun-protection practices among undergraduates at an Australian University

Shahnam, Adel; Samarawickrema, Indira; Ali, Sayed


Background/Objectives: To assess the sun-protection practices of undergraduates at the Australian National University. Methods: We sent emails with links to the questionnaire on the use of five sun-protection practices in the last fortnight of the summer to 3341 randomly selected students aged 18-24 years in this cross-sectional study. The response rate was 19% and 507 students met the inclusion criteria. Results: The sample consisted of 338 female and 169 male students with a mean age of 20.5...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Australasian Journal of Dermatology
DOI: 10.1111/ajd.12388


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