Environmental tobacco smoke and prevalent coronary heart disease among never smokers in the Scottish MONICA surveys

Chen, R.; Tavendale, R.; Tunstall-Pedoe, H.
September 2004
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Sep2004, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p790
Academic Journal
Presents information on a study which investigated the association between coronary heart disease (CHD) and environmental tobacco smoke or passive smoking in Glasgow, Scotland. Categories of serum cotinine levels in subjects; Prevalence and odds ratios for CHD in relation to passive smoking; Possible explanation for the high prevalence of CHD in subjects with no detectable cotinine


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