Passive smoking and lung cancer: a cumulative meta‐analysis

@article{Taylor2001PassiveSA,
  title={Passive smoking and lung cancer: a cumulative meta‐analysis},
  author={Richard J. K. Taylor and Robert E. Gumming and Alistair Woodward and Megan Black},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health},
  year={2001},
  volume={25}
}
Objective : To review the epidemiological evidence for the association between passive smoking and lung cancer. 

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