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Duration of smoking abstinence as a predictor for non-small-cell lung cancer survival in women.

Authors
  • Ebbert, J O
  • Williams, B A
  • Sun, Z
  • Aubry, M C
  • Wampfler, J A
  • Garces, Y I
  • Meyer, R L
  • Yang, P
Type
Published Article
Journal
Lung Cancer
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Feb 01, 2005
Volume
47
Issue
2
Pages
165–172
Identifiers
PMID: 15639715
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The identification of smoking history as a prognostic factor in lung cancer survival supports previous research suggesting a direct biologic effect of smoking on survival. However, this effect may vary by sex and type of lung cancer.

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