Chapter 3 – Correlation between Water Pollution and Deaths Caused by Digestive Tract Tumors in the Huai River Basin
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A comparative study of the thirty-year trend of death patterns among groups of people in the Huai River basin shows that the most severely and persistently polluted regions, i.e., the tributaries of the Honghe, Shaying, Wohe and Kui Rivers, happen to be the ones with the fastest growing numbers of deaths caused by digestive tract tumors, according to the results of analytic…

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Yang, Gonghuan, “Chapter 3 – Correlation between Water Pollution and Deaths Caused by Digestive Tract Tumors in the Huai River Basin”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 23 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_liu_9789004324596_0004>
First published online: 2016



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