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Tobacco—the importance of relevant information on risk

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Although it has been widely accepted since the 1960s that smoking cigarettes carries a substantial health risk, worldwide mortality from tobacco-related diseases is increasing rapidly at the beginning of the 21st century. To provide the motivation to control this epidemic there is a continuing and pressing need for information on the risks of tobacco consumption that is accurate, up to date, locally relevant and imaginatively presented.

Keywords: Cigarettes; Lung cancer; Risk; Tobacco

Document Type: Research Article


Affiliations: University of Oxford, UK

Publication date: 2003-06-01

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