Smoking cessation and risk of cataract extraction among US women and men.

@article{Weintraub2002SmokingCA,
  title={Smoking cessation and risk of cataract extraction among US women and men.},
  author={June M. Weintraub and Walter C Willett and Bernard A Rosner and Graham A. Colditz and Johanna M. Seddon and Susan E. Hankinson},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={155 1},
  pages={72-9}
}
Although the observational evidence linking cigarette smoking with risk of senile cataract is well-established, it is unclear whether any benefit is obtained from quitting smoking. Therefore, in this study, the authors examined the association between time since quitting smoking and incidence of cataract extraction in women and men enrolled in the Nurses… CONTINUE READING