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Smoking and cause-specific mortality in large prospective studies from Cuba, Mexico, and the United States

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Background: Tobacco smoking caused an estimated 100 million deaths in the 20th century, and unless widespread cessation and prevention occur, it could cause one billion deaths in the 21st century. An estimated 50 million smokers live in Latin America, but there is little direct evidence of the effects of smoking in Latin American populations.

Methods: Information from three large, prospective studies of Latin American populations was used to determine the relevance o...

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Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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ORCID:
0000-0003-0139-2934
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Programme:
Nuffield Department of Population Health Scholarship
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2022-06-06

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