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Smoking cessation and survival in lung, upper aero-digestive tract and bladder cancer: cohort study.

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Background

The aim was to examine the association between smoking cessation and prognosis in smoking-related cancer as it is unclear that cessation reduces mortality.

Methods

In this retrospective cohort study from 1999 to 2013, we assessed the association between cessation during the first year after diagnosis and all-cause and cancer-specific mortality.

Results

Of 2882 lung, 757 upper aero-digestive tract (UAT) and 1733 bladder cancer patients 27...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1038/bjc.2017.179

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
117
Pages:
1224–1232
Publication date:
2017-09-01
Acceptance date:
2017-05-26
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
Pmid:
28898236
Source identifiers:
728679
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:728679
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uuid:30bc73db-52fd-4031-9ea4-06c818b4aea7
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pubs:728679
Deposit date:
2017-09-27

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