Lung cancer mortality in Australia in the twenty-first century: How many lives can be saved with effective tobacco control?

Affiliation

Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, School of Cancer & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Innovation Hub, Guys Cancer Centre, Guys Hospital, King's College London, London, UK; Centre for Cancer Prevention, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To estimate the number of past and future lung cancer deaths that have already been averted by tobacco control initiatives in Australia, and to estimate the number of additional deaths averted under various smoking scenarios.

Keywords

Australia,Cigarette smoking exposure,Lung cancer mortality,Statistical projections,Tobacco control,

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