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Attributable Failure of First-line Cancer Treatment and Incremental Costs Associated With Smoking by Patients With Cancer.

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Summary of "Attributable Failure of First-line Cancer Treatment and Incremental Costs Associated With Smoking by Patients With Cancer."

Previous studies have shown that continued smoking among patients with cancer can increase overall and cancer-specific mortality, risk for second primary cancer, and risk for toxic effects of cancer treatment. To our knowledge, there have been no efforts to estimate additional costs for cancer treatment attributed to smoking.

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Name: JAMA network open
ISSN: 2574-3805
Pages: e191703

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