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Passive smoking and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: prospective study with cotinine measurement | Whincup, P. H.; Gilg, J. A.; Emberson, J. R.; Jarvis, M. J.; Feyerabend, C.; Bryant, A.; Walker, M., and Cook, D. G.
Article Published: 1994

Risk: RR= 2.05 (1.14-3.69) from text table 8.1, CALEPA 2004
Type: Prospective
Funding Source: see further information
Significance: Statistically Significant Positive

Published By: BMJ. Jul 24;329(7459):200-5

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The analysis of cotinine measurements was supported by a Project Grant from the BUPA Foundation.  The British regional heart study is funded by the British Heart Foundation and the Department of Health. 



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