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Early health effects of the emerging tobacco epidemic in China. A 16-year prospective study.

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CONTEXT: In recent decades, there has been a rapid and substantial increase in tobacco consumption in China, particularly by men, but little is known from local epidemiologic studies about the pattern of smoking-related deaths. OBJECTIVE: To assess the current health effects of cigarette smoking in Shanghai, China. DESIGN: Prospective observational study of mortality in relation to cigarette smoking. SETTING: Eleven factories in urban Shanghai. SUBJECTS: A total of 9351 adults (6494 men and 2...

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10.1001/jama.278.18.1500

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
Journal:
JAMA
Volume:
278
Issue:
18
Pages:
1500-1504
Publication date:
1997-11-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1538-3598
ISSN:
0098-7484
URN:
uuid:11ea92ae-5a2f-4502-b984-b42ace959a7e
Source identifiers:
29729
Local pid:
pubs:29729

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