This project commenced in March 1991 and included three studies investigating the association between the use of dapsone (an anti-malaria drug) and cancer outcomes among Vietnam Veterans:

  • a male veterans cancer study
  • a study investigating cancer outcomes among male veterans who experienced an adverse reaction to dapsone
  • a female veterans cancer study
Collection details

Temporal coverage

from 1/1/1972 to 31/12/1989

Geographical coverage


Data availability

  • Publications

There are restrictions and limitations governing the availability or use of other data in this holding.



Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)

Dapsone exposure, Vietnam service and cancer incidence 1992

Dapsone Exposure and Australian Vietnam Service: Mortality and Cancer Incidence 2007


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