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Cigarette smoking and coronary heart disease

  • J. Huang
  • L. Li
  • D. Xu
  • G. Jia
  • Y. He
  • Q. Shi
Conference paper

Abstract

Cigarette smoking has been established as one of the major risk factors for coronary heart disease in many epidemiological studies, although its mechanism of action is not fully understood. The purpose of this hospital-based study was to investigate whether interactions between cigarette smoking and serum lipids might be involved.

Keywords

Coronary Heart Disease Cigarette Smoking Serum Lipid Coronary Stenosis Lipoprotein Concentration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Huang
    • 1
  • L. Li
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. Xu
    • 1
  • G. Jia
    • 2
  • Y. He
    • 1
  • Q. Shi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EpidemiologyFourth Military Medical UniversityChina
  2. 2.Department of Cardiology of Xijing HospitalFourth Military Medical UniversityXi’anChina

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