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Full 'ETS and other diseases' category Scientific Evidence Listing (3 documents)

  • Passive smoking and breast cancer in never smokers: prospective study and meta-analysis

    Author(s): Kirstin Pirie, Valerie Beral, Richard Peto, Andrew Roddam, Gillian Reeves; Jane Green for the Million Women Study Collaborators
    Article Published: 2008/06/10
    Pop. size: 224,917 never smokers
    Risk: 0.98, 0.98, 1.02
    Type: Prospective
    Funding Source: Cancer Research UK, The NHS Breast Screening Programme and the Medical Research Council
    Significance: Not Statistically Significant Negative

    Published By: International Journal of Epidemiology 2008;37:1069–1079

    Keywords: Pirie, Beral, Peto, Roddam, Reeves, Green, million, women

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  • Mainstream and Environmental Tobacco Smoke

    Author(s): Gio Batta Gori, Nathan Mantel
    Article Published: 2008/06/05
    Type: Articles and Dissertations
    Funding Source: Supported in part by the Tobacco Institute, this essay represents the independent thought of the authors alone.
    Significance: No Risk Estimate Reported

    Published By: Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology 14, 88-105 (1991)

    Keywords: threshold, value, passive, smoking, ETS, Gori, Mantel

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  • Passive Smoking Exposure and Female Breast Cancer Mortality

    Author(s): Daniel Wartenberg, Eugenia E. Calle, Michael J. Thun, Clark W. Heath, Jr., Cathy Lally, Tracey Woodruff
    Article Published: 2000
    Pop. size: 146 488 never-smoking, single-marriage women who were cancer free at enrollment in 1982
    Risk: RR = 1.0
    Type: Cohort
    Funding Source: Supported by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency grant 992097-1 and by Public Health Service grant ES0502209 from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services.
    Published By: Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Vol. 92, No. 20, 1666-1673, October 18, 2000

    Keywords: ETS, breast, cancer, Wartenberg, Calle, Thun, Heath, Lally, Woodruff

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