Cancer and mortality among users and nonusers of snus

@article{Roosaar2008CancerAM,
  title={Cancer and mortality among users and nonusers of snus},
  author={Ann Roosaar and Anna Louise Viktoria Johansson and Gunilla Sandborgh-Englund and Tony Ax{\'e}ll and Olof Nyrén},
  journal={International Journal of Cancer},
  year={2008},
  volume={123}
}
Scandinavian moist snuff (snus) is claimed to be a safer alternative to smoking. We aimed to quantify cancer incidence among male snus users and to shed light on the net health outcome by studying their overall mortality. A cohort, comprised of 9,976 men who participated in a population‐based survey, was compiled in 1973–74. Follow‐up until January 31, 2002, was accomplished through record‐linkages with nation‐wide and essentially complete registers of demographics, cancer and causes of deaths… 

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