Tobacco smoking as a possible etiologic factor in bronchiogenic carcinoma.

@article{Wynder2005TobaccoSA,
  title={Tobacco smoking as a possible etiologic factor in bronchiogenic carcinoma.},
  author={E. Wynder and E. Graham},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2005},
  volume={83 2},
  pages={
          146-53
        }
}
  • E. Wynder, E. Graham
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Bulletin of the World Health Organization
  • General Increase.— There is rather general agreement that the incidence of bronchiogenic carcinoma has greatly increased in the last half-century. Statistical studies at the Charity Hospital of New Orleans (Ochsner and DeBakey), 1 the St. Louis City Hospital (Wheeler) 2 and the Veterans Administration Hospital of Hines, Ill. (Avery) 3 have revealed that at these hospitals cancer of the lung is now the most frequent visceral cancer in men. Autopsy statistics throughout the world show a great… CONTINUE READING

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