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Current smoking and the risk of non-fatal myocardial infarction in the WHO MONICA Project populations
  1. M S Mähönen,
  2. P McElduff,
  3. A J Dobson,
  4. K A Kuulasmaa,
  5. A E Evans,
  6. for the WHO MONICA Project

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    Background: Cohort studies have shown that smoking has a substantial influence on coronary heart disease mortality in young people. Population based data on non-fatal events have been sparse, however.

    Objective: To study the impact of smoking on the risk of non-fatal acute myocardial infarction (MI) in young middle age people. …

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