Risk factors for lung cancer: an overview of the evidence

Release Date: 

26/11/2014

News Type: 

  • Announcement

Cancer Australia is pleased to announce the release of a new report on the risk factors for lung cancer. 

Risk factors for lung cancer: an overview of the evidence is Australia’s first comprehensive, evidence-based summary of factors that affect a person’s risk of developing lung cancer, based on a systematic review of the international literature. The overview also identifies factors for which the evidence for association with lung cancer remains limited or inconsistent.