Dose-response effect of smoking status on quality-adjusted life years among U.S. adults aged 65 years and older.

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Background To estimate the impact of smoking on quality-adjusted life years (QALY) for US adults aged 65 years and older. Methods Using the 2003-08 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Linked Mortality File, we estimated the mean QALY throughout the remaining lifetime by participants' smoking status as well as smoking intensity and time since… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/pubmed/fdw096

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@article{Jia2017DoseresponseEO, title={Dose-response effect of smoking status on quality-adjusted life years among U.S. adults aged 65 years and older.}, author={Haomiao Jia and Erica Ilene Lubetkin}, journal={Journal of public health}, year={2017}, volume={39 4}, pages={e194-e201} }