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Adverse childhood experiences are associated with the risk of lung cancer: a prospective cohort study

David W Brown12*, Robert F Anda1, Vincent J Felitti3, Valerie J Edwards1, Ann Marie Malarcher1, Janet B Croft1 and Wayne H Giles1

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1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

2 Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

3 Southern California Permanente Group (Kaiser Permanente), San Diego, California, USA

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BMC Public Health 2010, 10:20  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-20

Published: 19 January 2010

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Table A1. Risk of death from lung cancer (× 1000-1 population) by age and number of categories of adverse childhood experiences.

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