Tobacco smoking and disability progression in multiple sclerosis: United Kingdom cohort study

@inproceedings{Manouchehrinia2013TobaccoSA,
  title={Tobacco smoking and disability progression in multiple sclerosis: United Kingdom cohort study},
  author={Ali Manouchehrinia and Christopher R. Tench and Jonathan Maxted and Rashid H. Bibani and J Robert Britton and Cris S. Constantinescu},
  booktitle={Brain : a journal of neurology},
  year={2013}
}
Tobacco smoking has been linked to an increased risk of multiple sclerosis. However, to date, results from the few studies on the impact of smoking on the progression of disability are conflicting. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of smoking on disability progression and disease severity in a cohort of patients with clinically definite multiple sclerosis. We analysed data from 895 patients (270 male, 625 female), mean age 49 years with mean disease duration 17 years. Forty… CONTINUE READING

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