BMC Cancer 2012 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-12-385 View Full Text
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Peter N Lee, Barbara A Forey, Katharine J Coombs

Abstract: BackgroundSmoking is a known lung cancer cause, but no detailed quantitative systematic review exists. We summarize evidence for various indices.MethodsPapers published before 2000 describing epidemiological studies involving 100+ lung cancer cases were obtained from Medline and other sources. Studies were classified as principal, or subsidiary where cases overlapped with principal studies. Data were extracted on design, exposures, histological types and confounder adjustment. RRs/ORs and 95% CIs were extracte…

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