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Systematic review and meta-analysis: influence of smoking cessation on incidence of pneumonia in HIV.

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BACKGROUND: Smoking is common in people infected with HIV but cessation support is not a routine part of clinical care. The aim was to assess whether smoking is a risk factor for pneumonia in people with HIV and whether smoking cessation ameliorates excess risk.

METHODS: We performed MEDLINE and Embase database searches and included cohort or case-control studies conducted in adult patients infected with HIV extracting a hazard ratio (HR) or odds ratio (OR) that compared the inciden...

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10.1186/1741-7015-11-15

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University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Primary Care Health Sciences
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Lindson, N
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC medicine Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
1
Pages:
15
Publication date:
2013-01-01
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1741-7015
ISSN:
1741-7015
Source identifiers:
375931
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English
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2013-11-16

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