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

Affiliation

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Research School of Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia. 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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