Nawet po 60 roku życia rzucenie palenia zmniejsza śmiertelność sercowo-naczyniową

Ute Mons i wsp – Impact of smoking and smoking cessation on cardiovascular events and mortality among older adults: meta-analysis of individual participant data from prospective cohort studies of the CHANCES consortium BMJ 2015;350:h1551 (dostępny pełen tekst)

Using data from a large consortium of cohorts from all over Europe and the United States, we corroborated and expanded evidence from previous studies to show that smoking is a strong independent risk factor for cardiovascular events and mortality among older adults. We demonstrated that even at older ages, smoking cessation is beneficial in reducing the cardiovascular excess risk caused by smoking

Opracowane na podstawie: BMJ 2015;350:h1551 / 20 kwietnia 2015