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Mortality in relation to smoking: 40 years' observations on male British doctors.

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OBJECTIVE: To assess the hazards associated with long term use of tobacco. DESIGN: Prospective study of mortality in relation to smoking habits assessed in 1951 and again from time to time thereafter, with causes sought of deaths over 40 years (to 1991). Continuation of a study that was last reported after 20 years' follow up (1951-71). SUBJECTS: 34,439 British male doctors who replied to a postal questionnaire in 1951, of whom 10,000 had died during the first 20 years and another 10,000 have...

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10.1136/bmj.309.6959.901

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.) More from this journal
Volume:
309
Issue:
6959
Pages:
901-911
Publication date:
1994-10-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Language:
English
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uuid:1bc517f7-518e-44b6-8a8b-5be195d6074e
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35686
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2012-12-19

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