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Tobacco smoking and risk of Parkinson disease: 65-year follow-up of 30,000 male British doctors

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Objective:
To investigate the causal relevance of current tobacco smoking for the risk of Parkinson disease (PD).


Methods:
We compared the risks of death from PD with smoking habits in 30,000 male doctors in the British Doctors cohort study in 1951 and in survivors who had been resurveyed periodically for 5 decades. Cause-specific mortality was monitored for 65 years and included 283 deaths from PD. The relative risks (RRs) of PD ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1212/WNL.0000000000009437

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
American Academy of Neurology Publisher's website
Journal:
Neurology Journal website
Volume:
94
Issue:
20
Article number:
e2133
Publication date:
2020-05-05
Acceptance date:
2019-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1526-632X
ISSN:
0028-3878
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1096846
Local pid:
pubs:1096846
Deposit date:
2020-03-27

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