温泉による発癌防止の研究-1- [in Japanese] STUDIES ON THE PREVENTION OF CANCER BY THERMAL SPRINGS (I) A COMPARATIVE AND STATISTICAL STUDY ON THE DEATH BY CANCER IN SPAS AND THEIR SURROUNDING VILLAGES IN TOTTORI-PREFECTURE, JAPAN [in Japanese]
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The ratio : number of deaths by cancer / total number of deaths was compared between the spas (Misasa - a radioactive thermal, Togo - a muriated thermal) and their neighboring villages in Tottori-prefecture, Japan. A significant decrease in the ratio was recognized in spas, especially in Misasa, compared the result not only with that of the neighboring villages but also with the ratio in total Tottori-prefectureor the ratio in all Japan.
- Papers of the Institute for Thermal Spring Research,Okayama University
Papers of the Institute for Thermal Spring Research,Okayama University (12), 26-29, 1953-09