Michel Underner

Summary

Affiliation: CHU de Poitiers
Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Cannabis use and impairment of respiratory function]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, CHU La Miletrie, BP 577, Pavillon René Beauchant, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 30:272-85. 2013
  2. doi request reprint [Smoking and tuberculosis]
    Michel Underner
    CHU de Poitiers, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, Service de Pneumologie, Unité de Tabacologie, Pavillon René Beauchant, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers, France
    Presse Med 41:1171-80. 2012
  3. doi request reprint [Smokeless tobacco]
    M Underner
    Service de Pneumologie, Unité de Tabacologie, Pavillon René Beauchant, CHU La Miletrie, BP 577, 2, rue Milétrie, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 28:978-94. 2011
  4. doi request reprint [Tobacco smoking and latent tuberculous infection]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, CHU La Miletrie, Pavillon René Beauchant, 2, rue Milétrie, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 29:1007-16. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [Smoking and active tuberculosis]
    M Underner
    Service de Pneumologie, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, Pavillon René Beauchant, CHU La Miletrie, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 29:978-93. 2012
  6. doi request reprint [Tests for evaluating tobacco dependence]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, CHU La Miletrie, Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 29:462-74. 2012
  7. doi request reprint [Smokeless tobacco and cardiovascular risk]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, pôle tronc greffes vaisseaux, CHU de Poitiers, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 61:105-10. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [Smokeless tobacco]
    Michel Underner
    CHU de Poitiers, Service de Pneumologie, Unité de Tabacologie, 86000 Poitiers, France
    Presse Med 41:3-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint [Light and intermittent tobacco smokers]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, CHU La Miletrie, Pavillon René Beauchant, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 27:1150-63. 2010
  10. doi request reprint [Interpretation of exhaled CO levels in studies on smoking]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, Pavillon René Beauchant, CHU de Poitiers, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 27:293-300. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint [Cannabis use and impairment of respiratory function]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, CHU La Miletrie, BP 577, Pavillon René Beauchant, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 30:272-85. 2013
    ..Inhalation of cannabis smoke is a risk factor for lung cancer. Stopping smoking cannabis will bring about important benefits for lung function. This should encourage clinicians to offer patients support in quitting smoking...
  2. doi request reprint [Smoking and tuberculosis]
    Michel Underner
    CHU de Poitiers, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, Service de Pneumologie, Unité de Tabacologie, Pavillon René Beauchant, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers, France
    Presse Med 41:1171-80. 2012
    ..The mortality risk from tuberculosis is heightened among smokers. Smoking cessation represents an essential means of controlling tuberculosis epidemics in developing countries...
  3. doi request reprint [Smokeless tobacco]
    M Underner
    Service de Pneumologie, Unité de Tabacologie, Pavillon René Beauchant, CHU La Miletrie, BP 577, 2, rue Milétrie, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 28:978-94. 2011
    ..Information concerning the potential hazards of ST products should be incorporated into educational programmes to discourage its use and to help users to quit. Smokeless tobacco is not recommended to help smoking cessation...
  4. doi request reprint [Tobacco smoking and latent tuberculous infection]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, CHU La Miletrie, Pavillon René Beauchant, 2, rue Milétrie, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 29:1007-16. 2012
    ..This justifies promotion of smoking cessation as a way of limiting the epidemic of tuberculosis in developing countries...
  5. doi request reprint [Smoking and active tuberculosis]
    M Underner
    Service de Pneumologie, centre de lutte antituberculeuse CLAT 86, Pavillon René Beauchant, CHU La Miletrie, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 29:978-93. 2012
    ..Henceforth, smoking cessation will become a way of controlling the tuberculosis epidemic in developing nations. This evidence must be used to mobilize an international effort to deal with these two major public health issues...
  6. doi request reprint [Tests for evaluating tobacco dependence]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, CHU La Miletrie, Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 29:462-74. 2012
    ..Research should be conducted in order to provide French speaking smoking cessation specialists with all the relevant scales allowing better evaluation of tobacco dependence...
  7. doi request reprint [Smokeless tobacco and cardiovascular risk]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, pôle tronc greffes vaisseaux, CHU de Poitiers, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 61:105-10. 2012
    ..Information concerning potential cardiovascular hazards of snus must be incorporated into health educational programs in order to discourage its use. Snus is not a recommended product to help stop smoking...
  8. doi request reprint [Smokeless tobacco]
    Michel Underner
    CHU de Poitiers, Service de Pneumologie, Unité de Tabacologie, 86000 Poitiers, France
    Presse Med 41:3-9. 2012
    ..Information concerning potential hazards of using snus products must be incorporated into health educational programmes in order to discourage its use. Snus is not a recommended product to help in stopping to smoke...
  9. doi request reprint [Light and intermittent tobacco smokers]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, CHU La Miletrie, Pavillon René Beauchant, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 27:1150-63. 2010
    ..Most studies have primarily targeted moderate to heavy daily smokers. For that reason, relatively little is known about light and intermittent tobacco smokers (LITS)...
  10. doi request reprint [Interpretation of exhaled CO levels in studies on smoking]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, Pavillon René Beauchant, CHU de Poitiers, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 27:293-300. 2010
    ..Exhaled carbon monoxide (ECO) concentration provides an easy, fast and non invasive means of assessing smoking status. However, some difficulties have to be considered when interpreting ECO levels...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Effects of smoking on periodontal disease]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, Pavillon René Beauchant, CHU La Miletrie, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex
    Rev Mal Respir 26:1057-73. 2009
    ..Smoking is an independent risk factor for periodontal disease and tooth loss...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Effects of smoking on the thyroid gland, digestive system, kidney and bone]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, CHU de Poitiers, France
    Rev Mal Respir 25:1261-78. 2008
    ..In addition to being a major cardiovascular risk factor, smoking promotes or worsens thyroid, digestive, renal and bone diseases...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Influence of smoking among family physicians on their practice of giving minimal smoking cessation advice]
    M Underner
    Centre de Tabacologie, CHU de Poitiers, France
    Rev Mal Respir 23:426-9. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to establish whether family physicians are influenced by their own smoking habits when issuing prevention messages to patients who smoke...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Cigarette smoking and sleep disturbance]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, CHU de Poitiers, Poitiers, France
    Rev Mal Respir 23:6S67-6S77. 2006
    ..Sleep disturbances may make smoking cessation more difficult and relapses more frequent...
  15. ncbi request reprint [How to motivate the hesitating patient?]
    M Underner
    Unité de Tabacologie, Service de Pneumologie, CHU La Miletrie, Poitiers, France
    Rev Mal Respir 23:3S115-7. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of biological markers in the evaluation of smoking at the first visit of a smoking cessation program]
    M Underner
    Centre de Tabacologie, CHU de Poitiers
    Rev Mal Respir 21:705-10. 2004
    ..We have studied the relationship between urinary cotinine and other tobacco markers to assess the relevance of urinary cotinine in the dosage of nicotine substitutes...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Influence of doctors' smoking habits on minimal advice for smoking cessation. A survey of 369 general practitioners in the department of Vienne, France]
    Michel Underner
    Centre de Tabacologie, Pavilion René le Blaye, CHU La Miletrie, Poitiers
    Presse Med 33:927-9. 2004
    ..French doctors' smoking habits may interfere with the effectiveness of smoking prevention measures and particularly when providing minimal advice...