Interaction of vitamin C with the relation between smoking and obstructive airways disease in EPIC Norfolk. European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.

@article{Sargeant2000InteractionOV,
  title={Interaction of vitamin C with the relation between smoking and obstructive airways disease in EPIC Norfolk. European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.},
  author={Lincoln A Sargeant and Andreas J{\"a}ckel and Nicholas J Wareham},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={397-403}
}
Previous studies have reported an association between plasma vitamin C levels and respiratory function, but have not examined the role of vitamin C as an effect modifier of the relation between cigarette smoking and obstructive airways disease (OAD). This question was investigated in a cross-sectional analysis of a population-based study of 3,714 males and 4,256 females aged 45-74 yrs. Undiagnosed OAD was defined as a forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1) of <80% of the predicted value… CONTINUE READING

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