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Does smoking influence survival in cancer patients through effects on respiratory and vascular disease?

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Patients with cancers caused by smoking may die because they continue to smoke even after diagnosis of a cancer caused by smoking. We investigated differences in cause-specific mortality between patients diagnosed with smoking-related and non-smoking-related cancers. The causes of death were classified as smoking-related cancer, non-smoking-related cancer, respiratory or vascular disease, and all other causes. We studied all 220 089 people diagnosed with cancer in Scotland between 1986 and 19...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford
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Journal:
European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation (ECP)
Volume:
15
Issue:
1
Pages:
87-90
Publication date:
2006-02-05
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EISSN:
1473-5709
ISSN:
0959-8278
URN:
uuid:1a98581e-1f4c-43e3-bfa4-8b26842816d3
Source identifiers:
191099
Local pid:
pubs:191099

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