Who is at High Risk ?

  • Heine H. Hansen
Part of the European Commission Series for General Practitioners book series (EC SER.PRACTIT.)


Tobacco, and particularly cigarette smoking, is the major cause of lung cancer. The lung cancer mortality rates increase regularly with the number of cigarettes smoked per day, up to 20–30 times.


Public Health High Risk Lung Cancer Mortality Rate Cancer Research 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Heine H. Hansen
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  1. 1.Department of Oncology RigshospitalUniversity HospitalCopenhagenDenmark

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