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Date:7/1/2008

countries. The working group recommended "the establishment of a multinational surveillance system to allow assessment of the effect of these policies in low-resource and medium-resource countries."

The report was published online and in the July edition of The Lancet Oncology, an issue dedicated to lung cancer.

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has more about smoke-free policies.



-- Robert Preidt



SOURCE: The Lancet Oncology, news release, June 30, 2008


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