Health risks of passive smoking.


Passive or involuntary smoking is the inhalation of smoke which escapes directly into the air from the lit end of a burning cigarette. This unfiltered smoke contains the same toxic components of the mainstream smoke inhaled directly by the smoker, including numerous carcinogens, many in greater concentrations. It has long been known that exposure to this… (More)


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@article{Papier1986HealthRO, title={Health risks of passive smoking.}, author={C M Papier and Steven D. Stellman}, journal={Women & health}, year={1986}, volume={11 3-4}, pages={267-77} }