Smoking, pulmonary function, and mortality.

@article{Curb1990SmokingPF,
  title={Smoking, pulmonary function, and mortality.},
  author={Jess David Curb and Eveline du Bois-Reymond Marcus and Dwayne M. Reed and Charles J. Maclean and Katsuhiko Yano},
  journal={Annals of epidemiology},
  year={1990},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={
          25-32
        }
}
The association of pulmonary function (as percent of predicted forced expiratory volume in 1 second [FEV1]) with total and cause-specific mortality over 15 to 18 years was investigated in a large cohort (5924) of prospectively followed Japanese-American men. Among those who never smoked, pulmonary function was found not to be significantly predictive of total mortality in a multivariate model in which adjustment for variables that might confound the results was made. Among past and current… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 15 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…