Identification and reduction of carcinogens in the respiratory environment.

  title={Identification and reduction of carcinogens in the respiratory environment.},
  author={Dustin Hoffman and Ernest L. Wynder},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene. Erste Abteilung Originale. Reihe B: Hygiene, praventive Medizin},
Epidemiological studies have implicated three factors in the overall increase of lung cancer--tobacco, especially cigarette smoking, urban pollution and, to a lesser extent, certain industrial respiratory environments. Some data were discussed on carcinogenic industrial inhalants, and on the possible effect of urban pollution. The reduction of pollution and… CONTINUE READING