Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: cancer of the lung

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in cancer of the lung.



This document provides information on cancer of the lung. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr David Jenkins, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Professor T J Tobias, University College Hospital, London.

Published 1 September 2008