Covers the science and policy issues relevant to one of the major public health disasters of modern time. It pulls together the aetiology and burden of the myriad of tobacco-related diseases with the success and failures of tobacco control policies. Deals with the international public health policy issues which bear on control of the problem of tobacco use and which vary between continents.If not repaired, such damage can result in gene mutations and instability, which may in turn result in malignant ... of GSTM 1 in particular appear to have increased susceptibility to lung cancer after exposure to tobacco smoke (Vineis et al.
|Title||:||Tobacco and Public Health|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2004|