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Mortality from cancer in relation to smoking: 50 years observations on British doctors.

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A total of 34,439 male British doctors, who reported their smoking habits in November 1951, were followed, with periodic up date of changes in their habits, until death, emigration, censoring. or November 2001. Information was obtained about their mortality from 28 of the 30 types of cancer in men reviewed by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (no death was recorded from the other two). In all, 11 of the 13 types in men that the Agency classed as liable to be caused by smoking we...

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10.1038/sj.bjc.6602359

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
92
Issue:
3
Pages:
426-429
Publication date:
2005-02-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:3994d26f-3fe1-43b4-b03a-6f56c3041e7d
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32964
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pubs:32964

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