Sunscreen use in Childhood: Protection against Melanoma

Melanoma is a cancer arising from the malignant transformation of melanocytes. Melanoma is recognised as the 19th most common cancer worldwide, with estimated age-standardised incidence rates of 2.8–3.1 per 100,000. There is considerable variation in incidence between countries, with the highest rates reported in Australia (37 per 100,000) and the lowest in South-Central Asia (0.2…