№ 1, 2018

Comparative analysis of lung troubles and radon level in Azerbaijan


Institute of Geology and Geophysics of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, AZ1143, Baku, H.Javid av., 119

This article focuses in representative results of correlation analysis of people’s lung cancer indicators and radon distribution. Correlation coefficients vary 0,5-0,8 for period 2012-2015 and this points out sufficiently high causal nexus between area radon activity and number of patients with lung cancer.