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Indirectly estimated absolute lung cancer mortality rates by smoking status and histological type based on a systematic review

the results seem consistent with the literature, and provide additional information on variability by time and region, including evidence of a rise in never smoker adenocarcinoma rates relative to squamous cell carcinoma rates.
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 10, 2013 14:36
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[Ireland] Video: Younger women ignore smoking message as lung cancer outstrips breast cancer - Health News, Health - Independent.ie

According to the report, launched in Dublin today by TD Alex White, one in two younger and more disadvantaged women are smokers. And women from poorer backgrounds are twice as likely to suffer from lung cancer.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 10, 2013 10:23
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[California] Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.: Dangers and Stigma of Smoking Have Helped Snuff Lung Cancer's Lethal Toll -- But Still Not Enough

Perhaps even more troubling is the fact that more American men and women die from lung cancer than from any other form of the disease. This year alone, lung cancer is expected to claim the lives of 160,000 people.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 17, 2012 06:00
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[Trinidad And Tobago] Drug may guard against lung cancer death

AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 24, 2011 00:00
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[Canada] New model estimates smoking's legal attribution to lung cancer cases

A newly developed model estimates smoking's attribution to lung cancer and finds that more than 90 percent of Quebec lung cancer cases can be legally attributed to smoking, according to a new study in the American Journal of Public Health published by Ja
HealthCanal.com
added Jun 17, 2014 07:58
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Lax Smoking Policies may be to Blame for Higher Lung Cancer Cases in Central Southern States

A recent study shows that there is a higher mortality rate in Central Southern states that's most likely due to smoking. The Central South-composed of such states as Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee-may hold this title due to excessive smokin
ScienceWorldReport
added Dec 28, 2013 01:29
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[Japan] Time to first cigarette independently predicts lung cancer

Analysis of more than 3000 individuals found that TTFC, a marker of nicotine dependence, was associated with both adenocarcinoma and squamous/small-cell carcinoma, with the strength of association varying by histologic subtype.
MedWire News (uk)
added Oct 1, 2013 03:17
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[China] Smoking is the major cause of lung cancer: experts

More than 90 percent of lung cancers in Tianjin are caused by smoking and second-hand smoking, medical experts said at a recent symposium held in the municipality, people.com reported.
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 5, 2012 05:18
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Lung cancer CT scans: Just for older heavy smokers

New lung cancer screening guidelines from three medical groups recommend annual scans but only for an older group of current or former heavy smokers.
AP - Associated Press
added May 20, 2012 21:27
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Annual Lung Cancer Screenings Still Lacking Among Heavy Smokers

From 2010 to 2015, the results of the study showed that the percentage of eligible smokers who reported LDCT screening in the past 12 months remained low and constant, from 3.3% in 2010 to 3.9% in 2015. Additionally, there was an even lower proportion of
Specialty Pharmacy Times
added Feb 15, 2017 14:47
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