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BMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7000.278 (Published 29 July 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:278

Two hundred million women smoke worldwide: The World Health Organisation reports that about 200 million women smoke, of whom 100 million are in developed countries. In the US and Britain about 80-90% of all lung cancers are caused by smoking, and lung cancer has surpassed breast cancer as the most common form of death from cancer among women.

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