Clearing the air on the "smoker's paradox".


A mong behavioral risk factors for adverse health outcomes, smoking stands alone in its public health impact, accounting for nearly 500,000 (or 1 in 5) deaths in the United States annually (1). In the aftermath of many wellchronicled legal battles with the tobacco industry, the causality between smoking and adverse cardiovascular events became… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.01.012