Is previous respiratory disease a risk factor for lung cancer?


RATIONALE Previous respiratory diseases have been associated with increased risk of lung cancer. Respiratory conditions often co-occur and few studies have investigated multiple conditions simultaneously. OBJECTIVES Investigate lung cancer risk associated with chronic bronchitis, emphysema, tuberculosis, pneumonia, and asthma. METHODS The SYNERGY… (More)
DOI: 10.1164/rccm.201402-0338OC

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