Were we really wrong?

Am J Epidemiol. 1991 Mar 1;133(5):429-33; discussion 434-6. doi: 10.1093/oxfordjournals.aje.a115907.


PIP: Some aspects of the debate concerning the relation between smoking and mortality from cancer and coronary heart disease are considered by one of the participants in the original debate, which occurred primarily in the 1950s and 1960s. Comments are included by J. P. Vandenbroucke (p. 434) and Sander Greenland (pp. 435-6).

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Lung Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • Lung Neoplasms / etiology*
  • Public Health
  • Science
  • Smoking / adverse effects*
  • Statistics as Topic