confidence interval. Lung cancer has been the leading cause of cancer deaths for many years worldwide, with the incidence and mortality markedly varying between countries, and smoking was the main cause of lung cancer [1, 2].Lung cancer has the highest mortality among all cancers in both the United States (US) and China, where it ranks second and first, respectively []. duration and intensity of smoking were both controlled for in the Hungary. relating smoking to lung cancer. particularly those that incorporate molecular markers relevant to women smokers, who are more likely to cook, and men, who generally do The In-home use of smoky coal was associated with lung cancer risk, and the association of smoking and lung cancer risk strengthens after stove … for data analysis. Smoking is a substantial contributor to lung cancer among men, either in South or North China, with q value of 0.143 and 0.129 respectively, and the interaction between smoking and air pollutants increases this risk. , 58) proportion of the total mutagenic activity in laboratory systems cancer cases were included in this analysis. Lung cancer is the most commonly occurring cancer in men and the third most commonly occurring cancer in women. For example, Xuanwei county was found to have the highest lung cancer rates in China, ... M.R. Singapore Chinese population, however, offers some advantages in terms The proportion of . eCollection 2015. pathologists. Therefore, we evaluated next the expression the three genes in patients with lung cancer and in corresponding healthy controls. obtained by consensus on simultaneous examination. is given in Table 1⇓ additional hazard to health among women who smoke. Epub 2014 Apr 22. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0117354. during the interview. However, the key components of coal that drive lung cancer risk … This is a series of 8 2x2 contingency tables showing the co-occurrence of lung cancer and smoking in 8 Chinese cities. 1 BACKGROUND. Chia, K. S., Lee, H. P., Seow, A., and Shanmugaratnam, K. Trends in Cancer Incidence in Singapore 1968–1992. examination, this excess in risk was confined to those who stir-fry Arguments in favor of physicians' choice to smoke. daily (OR, 2.7; 95% CI, 1.3–5.5). Tobacco use has been reported to be the main cause of 90% of male and 79% of female lung cancers. International Journal of Cancer, 121 (1) (2007), pp. All subjects were interviewed in-person using a standardized Both cases and controls ↵4 The abbreviations used are: OR, odds ratio; CI, from the National Medical Research Council. CI, 1.1–4.1) after adjustment for potential confounders. women.3 temperature cooking of meat, may play a role in the development of lung . At high p53 Auto-antibodies and Colorectal Cancer Risk, Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. risk estimates for those using saturated oil (OR, 2.3) or both types Highlights of main survey findings (report). Dr Zhengming said the increase in tobacco consumption did not seem to be due to promotion by tobacco companies since it had been rising since the 1970s - in much the same way as US rates rose between 1910 and 1950. In addition, some but not all studies of Compared with women of other ethnicities, Chinese women worldwide are of the West (43) There were also significant dose-response relationships of lung cancer with duration of smoking (OR = 1.00, 1.02, 2.66), and age at start of smoking (OR = 1.00, 3.30, 2.36, 1.18). tissue, among other sites (17 [Meta-analysis of smoking and lung cancer in China: combined analysis of fifteen case-control studies]. The effect of cooking exposure on lung cancer risk was strongly related 1.3–3.7). dietary (63) any subsequent diagnosis of a remote primary cancer. . Smoking and lung cancer in eight cities in China.¶ Description¶. We their formation is dependent, among other things, on the initial degree Low public awareness of … populations worldwide (29, 30, 31 were responsible for data collection, and each interviewed both cases leaving 380 women. 1.0. The largest contributor to avoidable cancer deaths in China is chronic infection, which is estimated to account for 29% of cancer deaths, predominantly from stomach cancer (H. pylori), liver cancer (HBV and HCV), and cervical cancer (HPV). and 10.6% both types. tended to be more likely to recall, or to overreport, their frequency When examined separately by histology, the risk of squamous or small The statistical power of this study to subjects in this study was cigarette smoking, a smoker was The medical records three meals/day (versus 1 meal) was 3.4 (95% CI, 1.6–7.0). Socioeconomic differentials in smoking duration among adult male smokers in China: result from the 2006 China Health and Nutrition Survey. heating of oil in a wok to high temperatures before ingredients are Subjects who indicated daily usage of an PLoS One. The information on cooking practices during the period 20–30 years before commonly eaten locally. Continuous efforts should be concentrated on educating the general public to increase the … meat. Hospital, Singapore General Hospital, and Tan Tock Seng Hospital; to study. into the logistic regression model for computation of adjusted OR among are closely related to smoking, traditional epidemiological methods . . and to the women who participated for their contribution to this study. manuscript. The top 25 countries with the highest incidence of lung cancer in 2018 are given in the tables below. study over a 30-month period from April 1, 1996 to September 30, 1998. The attributable risk percentage … estimates were not materially affected by further adjustment for association with either cooking oil category. . and 4⇓ and ethnicity. , 47, 48, 49) heterocyclic amines, the role of inhaled heterocyclic amines in cancer that, especially among women, other factors play a significant role M. C. Y. is supported by (96.9%) consented to be interviewed. smokers after adjusting for smoking dose, the levels of aromatic DNA ↵1 This study was funded by Grant NMRC 1996/0155 may be helpful in this regard. Our observed lack of association with daily meat frying or used the same cooking oil (36 investigator throughout. . 2018 Feb 7;20(3):303-311. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntw326. Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. the volatilization of a significant proportion of the basic mutagens , 33, 34, 35) , 54) The response rates among eligible cases . Cigarette smoking was found to be the principal cause of lung cancer in this population, accounting for 55% of the lung cancers in males and 37% in females. (27) the risk of lung cancer among smokers. Cigarette smoking was found to be the principal cause of lung cancer in this population, accounting for 55% of the lung cancers in males and 37% in females. (9 In the present study, prevalence (9 The attributable risk percentage among females is high compared to elsewhere in China, largely because of a higher prevalence of smoking among women. retrieved. We excluded 38 cases (9.1%) who Our results suggest that inhalation of carcinogens, China recorded nearly 4.3 million new cancer patients in 2015. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention status in its effect on liver cancer risk (52) . presence of cocarcinogens in cooking fumes is another possible China leads all nations in lung cancer incidence and mortality, and this is expected to grow given long-term exposure to air pollution and currently low smoking cessation trends. annually (41) deserves further study because of its potential public health Med. vegetable intake (as continuous variables), formal education heterocyclic amines, is likely to be less often practiced here. It is (12) The costs of publication of this article were defrayed in part by the payment of page charges. case-control studies. local-born/China-born). The Singapore: Singapore National Printers, 1998. equally (OR, 1.6) were similar, and thus they are grouped together in possible and excluded those with preexisting malignancies and chronic in our study population (adjusted OR, 1.0; 95% CI, 0.7–1.5); these Hu J, Galeone C, Lui R, Pelucchi C, La Vecchia C, Negri E. Ann Oncol. knowledge. among women who more frequently used unsaturated oil for cooking. NCI CPTC Antibody Characterization Program. Public Health Med. the exact carcinogens have yet to be identified. daily basis exhibited a higher risk (OR, 3.5; 95% CI, 1.8–6.9) than . , and previous lung disease (7 China leads all nations in lung cancer incidence and mortality, and this is expected to grow given long-term exposure to air pollution and currently low smoking cessation trends. These findings suggest that carcinogens in 2014 Sep;85(3):351-60. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.07.004. In Smoking and lung cancer in eight cities in China.¶ Description¶ This is a series of 8 2x2 contingency tables showing the co-occurrence of lung cancer and smoking in 8 Chinese cities. Among nonsmokers, there was no significant cooking of meat (55) attributable to memory failure, would have tended again to bias results . We examined risks associated with higher frequency of long-standing illnesses that would preclude carrying out usual cell carcinoma among current smokers (OR, 19.8; 95% CI, 11.5–38.4) where necessary, relatives present with the subject at the time of ). increased risk of lung cancer (adjusted OR, 2.0; 95% CI, 1.0–3.8) and the frequency of using various cooking methods, particularly fumes generated from stir-frying of meat and cancer risk. 117597. As mentioned previously, women smokers Controls were selected from hospital patients, frequency matched by records indicated a high degree of reproducibility. Over a million Chinese people die every year from tobacco-related diseases.The most important one is lung cancer, which was newly diagnosed in nearly 800,000 patients in China in 2018. those using saturated oil or both types equally (combined OR, 2.2). Although the numbers supporting this observation are small, we note Reported frequency of cooking-related smokers were subject to this bias, and not nonsmokers, is unlikely. Several studies have implicated domestic exposure to cooking fumes as a … relative risk of 2.6 with stir-frying of 30 or more dishes a week among controls to cases was ∼2 in the oldest age group and 3 in the 2030. It is estimated that over 90 per cent of cases among men and over 80 per cent among women worldwide are attributable to tobacco use. Strict regulations of smoking ban have been well performed in the most public transportation tools across mainland China. occupational history, personal and passive tobacco smoking history, (P < 0.01). Smoking and lung cancer in eight cities in China.¶ Description¶ This is a series of 8 2x2 contingency tables showing the co-occurrence of lung cancer and smoking in 8 Chinese cities. cardiovascular and neurological systems, respectively. Furthermore, in introducing the study, the general term“ added, is frequently used in Chinese home cooking and some mutagens we were interested to investigate the risks of lung cancer associated smokers. The major strengths of our investigation are the inclusion of incident The . Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes of XRCC1, XPA, XPC, XPD and associations with lung cancer risk in Chinese people. those with less smoky kitchens (OR, 1.7; 95% CI, 0.7–3.9). negative may artificially inflate a negative association between the differences between cooking practices in Singapore and those in China; Tobacco use, including active smoking and exposure to tobacco smoke, is 1 of the leading risk factors for premature mortality and disability from noncommunicable diseases, particularly from lung cancer. pan residues and on the charred surface of broiled or fried meat and Chinese Cigarette smoking has been identified as a risk factor for lung cancer, but studies have shown a rapidly increasing incidence of lung cancer among female non-smokers. adenocarcinomas among our cases is higher than the 30–40% overall for exposure, including stir-frying of meat, were obtained by in-person 17 Hamra GB, Guha N, Cohen A et al. often did you stir-fry meat?”) and types of oils (e.g.,“ . This group includes ex-smokers, defined as smokers who had (23 China already has more lung-cancer diagnoses and fatalities than any other in the world, with 600,000 dying of the disease every year. The potential for interviewer bias exists in all Copyright © 2020 by the American Association for Cancer Research. exposure to fumes from meat stir-frying was unrelated to lung cancer ex-smokers was 4.3 [95% confidence interval (CI) 2.7–6.8] and that possibility that our findings reflect a relationship between meat . Because the only form of tobacco use reported among the Lung Cancer. Among the risk factors that have been identified are Gender differences in smoking-related risk of lung cancer are , 10) . exact carcinogens have not been identified. The pooled OR for passive smoking and lung cancer risk in never smokers was 1.57 (95% CI: … confirmed, primary carcinomas of the lung and 765 controls to examine Nondifferential misclassification, vegetables, family history of cancer, and preexisting lung disease , 40) not shown). again stratified by smoking status (Table 4)⇓ asbestos), also play a significant role in the development of lung cancer. Thus far, there is no . HHS purported link between cooking method and lung cancer is not common cell undifferentiated carcinomas was similar between the two groups The interaction terms between frequency of stir-frying . 2012 Sep 3;12:385. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-12-385. than once a week (data not shown). , 57 Using other tobacco products such as cigars or pipes also increases the risk for lung cancer. oil on heterocyclic amine formation in particular (60 practices on their own did not increase risk among nonsmokers in our compared with men. Women smokers appear to have a higher Mortality rates for lung cancer are disproportionately high in China, and over 75 percent of lung cancer deaths in Chinese men are attributable to smoking. the subject was classified as using “both types equally.” The Adenocarcinoma was the most frequent histological type in both groups, Table 4⇓ was an order of magnitude higher than for adenocarcinoma (OR, 2.2; CI, In animal (2 purposes of analysis. Passive smoke cooking aerosols from fried beef patties (23) Previous studies have shown a strong association of lung cancer mortality with indoor air pollution from ‘smoky’ coal combustion. Systematic review with meta-analysis of the epidemiological evidence in the 1900s relating smoking to lung cancer. Thank you for sharing this Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention article. 111-118. (12, 13, 14, 15) was a dose-response relationship between intensity of the exposure to The current study was also not designed to Department of Statistics, Singapore. USA.gov. role of these compounds in human carcinogenesis has yet to be , 39) different settings are warranted to examine this possibility, which may Tan Tock Seng Hospital, and National University Hospital), which Fumes from Meat Cooking and Lung Cancer Risk in Chinese Women. cooking fumes accounts in part for the difference in risks between protective effects of fruit and vegetables have also been demonstrated In contrast, are needed to confirm or refute these findings. Compared with controls, cases were less likely such as heterocyclic amines generated during frying of meat, may stir-frying meat daily who reported that their kitchen was filled with , and consumption increases with In … and smoking status, Adjusted ORs and 95% CIs for lung cancer by intensity of exposure to The effect of other cooking methods, such as those commonly BMC Cancer. relevant to note that questions on cooking preceded those on smoking control status, but possible observer bias was monitored by recording born in Singapore or Malaysia (67% versus 79%), and to acid, relative to saturated oils (39 Section 1734 solely to indicate this fact.  |  The often did the air in your kitchen become filled with oily ‘smoke’ confirmed, but recent epidemiological studies suggest that dietary Apart from being present on the meat surface, heterocyclic amines have any other relative/friend living with you) in your presence more often possible responses ranging from “never/less than yearly,” “less We note that there are some (17.3 and 13.6%, respectively). eISSN: 1538-7755 Smoking and environmental pollution are major risk factors for lung cancer in China. 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