Environmental tobacco smoke and lung cancer among Chinese nonsmoking males: might adenocarcinoma be the culprit?

@article{Tse2009EnvironmentalTS,
  title={Environmental tobacco smoke and lung cancer among Chinese nonsmoking males: might adenocarcinoma be the culprit?},
  author={Lap Ah Tse and Ignatius Tak-sun Yu and Joseph Siu-kie Au and Kai Shing Yu and Kit Ping Kwok and Hong Qiu and Tze-wai Wong},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={169 5},
  pages={
          533-41
        }
}
No studies have specifically reported the association of lung adenocarcinoma with environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure among nonsmoking males. The objective of this study was to examine the exposure-response relation between ETS exposure and lung cancer among nonsmoking males. In particular, the association with adenocarcinoma of the lung was studied. This is a population-based, case-referent study in Hong Kong during 2004-2006. A total of 132 Chinese male nonsmokers with newly diagnosed… CONTINUE READING

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