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pack years

Known as: Pack Year, {Pack Year} 
A way to measure the amount a person has smoked over a long period of time. It is calculated by multiplying the number of packs of cigarettes smoked… 
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
BackgroundCigarette smoking-induced oxidative stress is known to be a key mechanism in COPD pathogenesis. Nuclear factor… 
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2015
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2015
Introduction: This study characterizes tobacco cessation patterns and the association of cessation with survival among lung… 
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2012
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2012
Epigenetic modifications to peripheral white blood cell DNA occur in response to a wide variety of exposures. In prior work, we… 
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2011
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2011
After long debate about the worth of screening for lung cancer, and even about the merits of doing a randomized trial to address… 
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2011
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2011
Objective. Determine human papillomavirus (HPV) incidence in unknown primary squamous cell carcinomas (SCCa) of the head and neck… 
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2010
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2010
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2004
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2004
Background: Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer related death in Ireland. The majority of lung cancers are inoperable…