Smoking and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pooled analysis of 5 prospective cohorts.

@article{Wang2011SmokingAR,
  title={Smoking and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pooled analysis of 5 prospective cohorts.},
  author={Hao Chun Wang and Eilis J O'reilly and Marc G. Weisskopf and Giancarlo Logroscino and Marji L. McCullough and Michael J. Thun and Arthur S Schatzkin and Laurence N. Kolonel and Alberto A Ascherio},
  journal={Archives of neurology},
  year={2011},
  volume={68 2},
  pages={
          207-13
        }
}
BACKGROUND Cigarette smoking has been proposed as a risk factor for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), but epidemiological studies supporting this hypothesis have been small and mostly retrospective. OBJECTIVE To prospectively examine the relation between smoking and ALS in 5 well-established large cohorts. DESIGN Five prospective cohorts with study-specific follow-up ranging from 7 to 28 years. SETTING Academic research. PATIENTS Participants in the Nurses' Health Study, the Health… CONTINUE READING
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