Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands
- Adverse health effects of prenatal and postnatal tobacco smoke exposure on childrenW Hofhuis
Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Arch Dis Child 88:1086-90. 2003..It offers paediatricians, obstetricians, specialists in preventive child health care, general practitioners, and midwives an approach to promote smoking cessation in smoking parents before, during, and after pregnancy...
- Compliance, hysteresis, and collapsibility of human small airwaysH A Tiddens
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Respiratory Medicine, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:1110-8. 1999..5, p = 0.05). We conclude that, in this study, smooth muscle area and smooth muscle tone, but not total wall area, are determinants for compliance, hysteresis, and collapsibility of isolated airways obtained from smokers...
- Bronchodilation in infants with malacia or recurrent wheezeW Hofhuis
Department of Paediatrics, Division of Respiratory Medicine, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Arch Dis Child 88:246-9. 2003..Controversy remains regarding the effectiveness of bronchodilators in wheezy infants...
- [Negative effects of passive smoking on the (unborn) child]W Hofhuis
Erasmus Medisch Centrum, Sophia Kinderziekenhuis, afd Longziekten, Postbus 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:356-9. 2002..This extensive knowledge about the adverse health effects of smoke exposure in (unborn) children deserves greater attention in the counselling of pregnant women, and in anti-smoking campaigns...