tobacco smoke pollution

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Summary: Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.

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  1. ncbi The pathophysiology of cigarette smoking and cardiovascular disease: an update
    John A Ambrose
    Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center, Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York, New York, New York 10011, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1731-7. 2004
  2. doi Worldwide burden of disease from exposure to second-hand smoke: a retrospective analysis of data from 192 countries
    Mattias Oberg
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 377:139-46. 2011
  3. doi Cardiovascular mortality and exposure to airborne fine particulate matter and cigarette smoke: shape of the exposure-response relationship
    C Arden Pope
    142 FOB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Circulation 120:941-8. 2009
  4. ncbi Cardiovascular effects of secondhand smoke: nearly as large as smoking
    Joaquin Barnoya
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Cardiovascular Research Institute, and Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1390, USA
    Circulation 111:2684-98. 2005
  5. pmc Status of implementation of Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in Ghana: a qualitative study
    Ellis Owusu-Dabo
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building, City Hospital, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:1. 2010
  6. pmc Effects of environmental tobacco smoke on adult rat brain biochemistry
    Brian F Fuller
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Virginia Commonwealth University, PO Box 980709, Richmond, VA 23298 0709, USA
    J Mol Neurosci 41:165-71. 2010
  7. pmc Methods for quantification of exposure to cigarette smoking and environmental tobacco smoke: focus on developmental toxicology
    Ana Florescu
    Department of Research, The CAMH Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 31:14-30. 2009
  8. pmc Philip Morris toxicological experiments with fresh sidestream smoke: more toxic than mainstream smoke
    S Schick
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Tob Control 14:396-404. 2005
  9. doi Smoking and the outcome of infection
    R Huttunen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    J Intern Med 269:258-69. 2011
  10. doi Indoor concentrations of nicotine in low-income, multi-unit housing: associations with smoking behaviours and housing characteristics
    T A Kraev
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Tob Control 18:438-44. 2009

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  1. ncbi The pathophysiology of cigarette smoking and cardiovascular disease: an update
    John A Ambrose
    Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center, Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York, New York, New York 10011, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1731-7. 2004
    ..Recent experimental and clinical data support the hypothesis that cigarette smoke exposure increases oxidative stress as a potential mechanism for initiating cardiovascular dysfunction...
  2. doi Worldwide burden of disease from exposure to second-hand smoke: a retrospective analysis of data from 192 countries
    Mattias Oberg
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 377:139-46. 2011
    ..We aimed to estimate the worldwide exposure to second-hand smoke and its burden of disease in children and adult non-smokers in 2004...
  3. doi Cardiovascular mortality and exposure to airborne fine particulate matter and cigarette smoke: shape of the exposure-response relationship
    C Arden Pope
    142 FOB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Circulation 120:941-8. 2009
    ..This study directly assessed the shape of the exposure-response relationship between cardiovascular mortality and fine particulates from cigarette smoke and ambient air pollution...
  4. ncbi Cardiovascular effects of secondhand smoke: nearly as large as smoking
    Joaquin Barnoya
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Cardiovascular Research Institute, and Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1390, USA
    Circulation 111:2684-98. 2005
    ..This effect is larger than one would expect on the basis of the risks associated with active smoking and the relative doses of tobacco smoke delivered to smokers and nonsmokers...
  5. pmc Status of implementation of Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in Ghana: a qualitative study
    Ellis Owusu-Dabo
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building, City Hospital, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:1. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Effects of environmental tobacco smoke on adult rat brain biochemistry
    Brian F Fuller
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Virginia Commonwealth University, PO Box 980709, Richmond, VA 23298 0709, USA
    J Mol Neurosci 41:165-71. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate that ETS exposure alters the neuroproteome of the adult rat brain, and suggest modulation of inflammatory and cell death processes...
  7. pmc Methods for quantification of exposure to cigarette smoking and environmental tobacco smoke: focus on developmental toxicology
    Ana Florescu
    Department of Research, The CAMH Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 31:14-30. 2009
    ..This review aims at defining the sensitivity, specificity, and clinical utilization of different methods used to estimate exposure to cigarette smoking and environmental tobacco smoke...
  8. pmc Philip Morris toxicological experiments with fresh sidestream smoke: more toxic than mainstream smoke
    S Schick
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Tob Control 14:396-404. 2005
    ..Exposure to secondhand smoke causes lung cancer; however, there are little data in the open literature on the in vivo toxicology of fresh sidestream cigarette smoke to guide the debate about smoke-free workplaces and public places...
  9. doi Smoking and the outcome of infection
    R Huttunen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    J Intern Med 269:258-69. 2011
    ..g. potential dose-dependent effects and the interactions between smoking and other environmental factors that may affect the course of infectious diseases) remain to be established...
  10. doi Indoor concentrations of nicotine in low-income, multi-unit housing: associations with smoking behaviours and housing characteristics
    T A Kraev
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Tob Control 18:438-44. 2009
    ..An analysis of airborne nicotine measurements collected in 49 low-income, multi-unit residences across the Greater Boston Area...
  11. ncbi Implications of the tobacco industry documents for public health and policy
    Lisa Bero
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0613, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 24:267-88. 2003
    ..The paper concludes with a discussion of the implications of tobacco document research for public health and the application of such research to fields other than tobacco control...
  12. doi Smoke-free legislation and hospitalizations for acute coronary syndrome
    Jill P Pell
    University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 359:482-91. 2008
    ..However, it is unknown whether the reduction in admissions involved nonsmokers, smokers, or both...
  13. pmc Association of anti-smoking legislation with rates of hospital admission for cardiovascular and respiratory conditions
    Alisa Naiman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 182:761-7. 2010
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  14. pmc Parental smoking and children's respiratory health: independent effects of prenatal and postnatal exposure
    Sam Pattenden
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Tob Control 15:294-301. 2006
    ..We investigate this in a pooled analysis, on 53,879 children from 12 cross-sectional studies--components of the PATY study (Pollution And The Young)...
  15. doi Cardiovascular effect of bans on smoking in public places: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    David G Meyers
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas 66160, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:1249-55. 2009
    ..A systematic review and a meta-analysis were performed to determine the association between public smoking bans and risk for hospital admission for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  16. ncbi Cigarette smoking and progression of atherosclerosis: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    G Howard
    Department of Public Health Sciences of Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    JAMA 279:119-24. 1998
    ..Cigarette smoking is a powerful risk factor for incident heart disease and stroke, but the relationship of active and passive smoking with the progression of atherosclerosis has not been described...
  17. pmc Secondhand smoke exposure and mental health among children and adolescents
    Frank C Bandiera
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:332-8. 2011
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  18. doi Environmental tobacco smoke and fetal health: systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Leonardi-Bee
    Dr J Leonardi Bee, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F351-61. 2008
    ..To determine the effects of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure on birth outcomes...
  19. pmc Cigarette smoking is a risk factor for Alzheimer's Disease: an analysis controlling for tobacco industry affiliation
    Janine K Cataldo
    Department of Physiological Nursing, Gerontology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 19:465-80. 2010
    ..72 +/- 0.19 (P< 0.0005). The available data indicate that smoking is a significant risk factor for AD...
  20. doi Population-based survey of secondhand smoke exposure in China
    Lin Xiao
    National Tobacco Control Office, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing 100050, China
    Biomed Environ Sci 23:430-6. 2010
    ..To determine the extent of secondhand smoke exposure in China, and to explore the potential associated factors...
  21. pmc An intervention to reduce environmental tobacco smoke exposure improves pregnancy outcomes
    Ayman A E El-Mohandes
    College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984355 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 4355, USA
    Pediatrics 125:721-8. 2010
    ..We tested the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral intervention in reducing environmental tobacco smoke exposure (ETSE) and improving pregnancy outcomes among black women...
  22. ncbi Secondhand smoke exposure, smoking hygiene, and hospitalization in the first 18 months of life
    Gabriel M Leung
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:687-93. 2004
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  23. doi Assessment of exposure to secondhand smoke at outdoor bars and family restaurants in Athens, Georgia, using salivary cotinine
    J C Hall
    The University of Georgia, College of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:698-704. 2009
    ..35; d.f. = 5.09; p = 0.0461). Nonsmokers outside restaurants and bars in Athens, Georgia, have significantly elevated salivary cotinine levels indicative of secondhand smoke exposure...
  24. doi Secondhand smoke exposure and neurobehavioral disorders among children in the United States
    Zubair Kabir
    Tobacco Free Research Institute, Dublin, Ireland
    Pediatrics 128:263-70. 2011
    ..Excess neurobehavioral disorders attributable to secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure in the home in 2007 were further investigated...
  25. pmc Declines in acute myocardial infarction after smoke-free laws and individual risk attributable to secondhand smoke
    James M Lightwood
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Circulation 120:1373-9. 2009
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  26. doi Smoke-free homes in England: prevalence, trends and validation by cotinine in children
    M J Jarvis
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Tob Control 18:491-5. 2009
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  27. pmc Reductions in tobacco smoke pollution and increases in support for smoke-free public places following the implementation of comprehensive smoke-free workplace legislation in the Republic of Ireland: findings from the ITC Ireland/UK Survey
    G T Fong
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1 Canada
    Tob Control 15:iii51-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the psychosocial and behavioural impact of the first ever national level comprehensive workplace smoke-free law, implemented in Ireland in March 2004...
  28. pmc Effects of transplacental exposure to environmental pollutants on birth outcomes in a multiethnic population
    Frederica P Perera
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:201-5. 2003
    ..This study provides evidence that environmental pollutants at levels currently encountered in New York City adversely affect fetal development...
  29. doi Smoking in the home and children's health
    S C Hill
    Center for Financing, Cost and Access Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Tob Control 17:32-7. 2008
    ..We estimate for young children the annual excess health service use, healthcare expenditures, and disability bed days for respiratory conditions associated with exposure to smoking in the home in the United States...
  30. ncbi Effect of passive smoking on respiratory symptoms, bronchial responsiveness, lung function, and total serum IgE in the European Community Respiratory Health Survey: a cross-sectional study
    C Janson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Uppsala University, Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala, Sweden
    Lancet 358:2103-9. 2001
    ..This analysis aimed to estimate the effect of passive smoking on respiratory symptoms, bronchial responsiveness, lung function, and total serum IgE in the European Community Respiratory Health Survey...
  31. doi Acute and short-term effects of secondhand smoke on lung function and cytokine production
    Andreas D Flouris
    Institute of Human Performance and Rehabilitation, Centre for Research and Technology Thessaly, 32 Siggrou Street, Trikala GR42100, Greece
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 179:1029-33. 2009
    ..The acute effect of secondhand smoke (SHS) on lung function and the duration of system disruption remain unknown...
  32. doi Smoking restrictions in the home and secondhand smoke exposure among primary schoolchildren before and after introduction of the Scottish smoke-free legislation
    P C Akhtar
    Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit CAHRU, University of Edinburgh, St Leonard s Land, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH88AQ, UK
    Tob Control 18:409-15. 2009
    ..To examine change in home smoking restrictions one year after introduction of Scottish smoke-free legislation, and whether type of restriction impacts upon secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure among children...
  33. doi Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and perinatal outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analyses
    Giselle Salmasi
    Department of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:423-41. 2010
    ..While active maternal tobacco smoking has well established adverse perinatal outcomes, the effects of passive maternal smoking, also called environmental tobacco exposure (ETS), are less well studied and less consistent...
  34. pmc Global DNA hypomethylation is associated with in utero exposure to cotinine and perfluorinated alkyl compounds
    Rafael Guerrero-Preston
    Otolaryngology Department, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epigenetics 5:539-46. 2010
    ..01) but not PFOS levels. Serum Y chromosome analyses did not detect maternal DNA cross-contamination. This study supports the use of global DNA methylation status as a biomarker of in utero exposure to cigarette smoke and PFCs...
  35. pmc Hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction, angina, stroke, and asthma after implementation of Arizona's comprehensive statewide smoking ban
    Patricia M Herman
    Evaluation, Research and Development Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0462, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:491-6. 2011
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  36. pmc Impact of the Spanish smoking law on exposure to second-hand smoke and respiratory health in hospitality workers: a cohort study
    Esteve Fernandez
    Tobacco Research and Control Unit, Institut Catala d Oncologia, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e4244. 2009
    ..We aimed to evaluate the impact of the law among hospitality workers by assessing second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure and the frequency of respiratory symptoms before and one year after the ban...
  37. doi Trends in and predictors of second-hand smoke exposure indexed by cotinine in children in England from 1996 to 2006
    Michelle Sims
    School for Health, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY, UK
    Addiction 105:543-53. 2010
    ..To explore trends in and predictors of second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure in children. To identify whether inequalities in SHS exposure are changing over time...
  38. ncbi The influence of maternal cigarette smoking, snuff use and passive smoking on pregnancy outcomes: the Birth To Ten Study
    Krisela Steyn
    Chronic Diseases of Lifestyle Unit, Medical Research Council, Parowvallei, South Africa
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:90-9. 2006
    ..Passive smoking did not affect birthweight significantly in this population...
  39. pmc Short term impact of smoke-free legislation in England: retrospective analysis of hospital admissions for myocardial infarction
    Michelle Sims
    School for Health, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY
    BMJ 340:c2161. 2010
    ..To measure the short term impact on hospital admissions for myocardial infarction of the introduction of smoke-free legislation in England on 1 July 2007...
  40. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy, environmental tobacco smoke exposure and childhood lung function
    F D Gilliland
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Thorax 55:271-6. 2000
    ..Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) during childhood and in utero exposure to maternal smoking are associated with adverse effects on lung growth and development...
  41. doi Role of IL-1α and the Nlrp3/caspase-1/IL-1β axis in cigarette smoke-induced pulmonary inflammation and COPD
    N S Pauwels
    Laboratory for Translational Research in Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases, Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 38:1019-28. 2011
    ..These results suggest that not only IL-1β but also IL-1α should be considered as an important mediator in CS-induced inflammation and COPD...
  42. pmc Household environmental tobacco smoke and risks of asthma, wheeze and bronchitic symptoms among children in Taiwan
    Ching Hui Tsai
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Respir Res 11:11. 2010
    ..Although studies show that maternal smoking during pregnancy increases the risks of respiratory outcomes in childhood, evidence concerning the effects of household environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure remains inconsistent...
  43. ncbi Environmental tobacco smoke exposure in children: parental perception of smokiness at home and other factors associated with urinary cotinine in preschool children
    Dolores Jurado
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Granada, Spain
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:330-6. 2004
    ..The perception of parents (smokers and nonsmokers) about the smokiness in the home could also be a useful indicator of the cotinine in children exposed to environmental tobacco smoke in the household...
  44. pmc Measurement of fine particles and smoking activity in a statewide survey of 36 California Indian casinos
    Ruo Ting Jiang
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:31-41. 2011
    ..Elevated PM₂.₅ concentrations in casinos can be attributed primarily to SHS. Average PM₂.₅ concentrations during 0.5-1 h visits to smoking areas exceeded 35 μg/m³ for 90% of the casino visits...
  45. ncbi Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and respiratory syncytial virus infection in young children hospitalized with acute lower respiratory tract infection
    Suchada Sritippayawan
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Rama IV Rd, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 89:2097-103. 2006
    ..The present study was performed to determine the relationship between environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure and acute lower respiratory tract infection (LRI) caused by respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in children...
  46. doi Secondhand smoke as a potential cause of chronic rhinosinusitis: a case-control study
    C Martin Tammemagi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON, Canada
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:327-34. 2010
    ..To assess the role of secondhand smoke (SHS) in the etiology of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS)...
  47. doi Fine particle air pollution and secondhand smoke exposures and risks inside 66 US casinos
    James L Repace
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Res 111:473-84. 2011
    ..5). Drifting PM(2.5) from secondhand smoke contaminated unseparated nonsmoking areas. Smoke-free casinos reduced PM(2.5) to the same low levels found outdoors...
  48. pmc The response of children with asthma to ambient particulate is modified by tobacco smoke exposure
    Nathan Rabinovitch
    Division of Allergy Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:1350-7. 2011
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  49. pmc Prenatal exposure to environmental tobacco smoke alters gene expression in the developing murine hippocampus
    Partha Mukhopadhyay
    University of Louisville Birth Defects Center, Department of Molecular, Cellular and Craniofacial Biology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 29:164-75. 2010
    ..Little is known about the effects of passive smoke exposures on the developing brain...
  50. ncbi Is it exposure to cigarette smoke or to smokers which increases the risk of meningococcal disease in teenagers?
    Pietro G Coen
    Academic Department of Child Health, Queen Mary, University of London, Royal London Hospital, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:330-6. 2006
    ..Passive smoking appears to increase the risk of meningococcal disease (MD) in adolescents. Whether this effect is attributable to exposure to cigarette smoke or contact with smokers is unknown...
  51. pmc Association of secondhand smoke exposures with DNA methylation in bladder carcinomas
    Charlotte S Wilhelm-Benartzi
    Department of Community Health Center for Environmental Health and Technology, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1205-13. 2011
    ..Epigenetic alterations in bladder tumors have been linked to primary cigarette smoking and could add to the biological plausibility of an association between SHS exposure and bladder cancer...
  52. doi Passive smoking and behavioural problems in children: results from the LISAplus prospective birth cohort study
    Carla M T Tiesler
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Centre for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology I, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    Environ Res 111:1173-9. 2011
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  53. pmc In utero exposure to maternal tobacco smoke and subsequent obesity, hypertension, and gestational diabetes among women in the MoBa cohort
    Lea A Cupul-Uicab
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:355-60. 2012
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  54. pmc Secondhand smoke, vascular disease, and dementia incidence: findings from the cardiovascular health cognition study
    Deborah E Barnes
    University of California, San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, 151R, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:292-302. 2010
    ..03, 9.72) in dementia risk compared with subjects with no/low (0-15 years) SHS exposure and < or =25% carotid artery stenosis. High lifetime SHS exposure may increase the risk of dementia in elderly with undiagnosed CVD...
  55. doi Second-hand smoke levels in Israeli bars, pubs and cafes before and after implementation of smoke-free legislation
    Laura J Rosen
    Department of Health Promotion, School of Public Health, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Public Health 21:15-20. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess changes in air quality in popular Israeli bars, pubs and cafes after the implementation of law, and to examine changes in patron numbers, percentage of smoking patrons and venue-seating sections...
  56. pmc Smoker-free workplace policies: developing a model of public health consequences of workplace policies barring employment to smokers
    B Houle
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, 223D Condon Hall, Box 353340, 1100 NE Campus Pkwy, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Tob Control 18:64-9. 2009
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  57. pmc Association between smokefree laws and voluntary smokefree-home rules
    Kai Wen Cheng
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:566-72. 2011
    ..More states and localities are passing restrictions on smoking in public places and workplaces...
  58. doi Not just 'a few wisps': real-time measurement of tobacco smoke at entrances to office buildings
    Pamela Kaufman
    Ontario Tobacco Research Unit, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    Tob Control 20:212-8. 2011
    ..Tobacco smoke has been linked to numerous health effects in non-smokers and there is no safe level of secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure. This paper presents data on levels of tobacco smoke inside and outside entrances to office buildings...
  59. doi Tobacco dependence, treatment and smoke-free policies: a survey of mental health professionals' knowledge and attitudes
    Elena Ratschen
    Clinical Sciences Building, University of Nottingham, City Hospital, NG5 1PB Nottingham, UK
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:576-82. 2009
    ..Mental health inpatient units in England have to be smoke-free by law. Preliminary studies have indicated that staff may not have the necessary knowledge and resources to support the implementation of a smoke-free policy...
  60. ncbi Passive smoking and heart disease. Mechanisms and risk
    S A Glantz
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    JAMA 273:1047-53. 1995
    ..Nonsmokers exposed to secondhand smoke in everyday life exhibit an increased risk of both fatal and nonfatal cardiac events...
  61. ncbi Tobacco smoke exposure, wheeze, and atopy
    Clare S Murray
    North West Lung Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:492-8. 2004
    ..However, ETS exposure has little or no effect on the development of atopy. Measurement of plasma cotinine was no more useful than tobacco exposure assessment by questionnaire in our cohort...
  62. doi Trends in home smoking bans in the U.S.A., 1995-2007: prevalence, discrepancies and disparities
    Xiao Zhang
    Department of Population Health Sciences, Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, 610 Walnut St, 605 WARF, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    Tob Control 21:330-6. 2012
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  63. pmc Impact of Scotland's smoke-free legislation on pregnancy complications: retrospective cohort study
    Daniel F Mackay
    Centre for Population and Health Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001175. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the impact of this legislation on preterm delivery and small for gestational age...
  64. ncbi Short-term effects of Italian smoking regulation on rates of hospital admission for acute myocardial infarction
    Francesco Barone-Adesi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, CeRMS and Center for Oncologic Prevention Piemonte, University of Turin, Via Santena 7, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Eur Heart J 27:2468-72. 2006
    ..We used the hospital discharge records of Piedmont region (northern Italy) to evaluate whether a national law banning smoking in public resulted in a short-term reduction in hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  65. ncbi Tobacco use and risk of myocardial infarction in 52 countries in the INTERHEART study: a case-control study
    Koon K Teo
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada
    Lancet 368:647-58. 2006
    ..Tobacco use is one of the major avoidable causes of cardiovascular diseases. We aimed to assess the risks associated with tobacco use (both smoking and non-smoking) and second hand tobacco smoke (SHS) worldwide...
  66. pmc Steroid hormone levels associated with passive and active smoking
    Offie P Soldin
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Steroids 76:653-9. 2011
    ..Cigarette tobacco smoke is a potent environmental contaminant known to adversely affect health including fertility and pregnancy...
  67. ncbi Socioeconomic and demographic differences in exposure to environmental tobacco smoke at work: the Scania Public Health Survey 2000
    Kontie Moussa
    Department of Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 32:194-202. 2004
    ..A study was undertaken to investigate the sociodemographic distribution of workplace exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) in a Swedish working population sample...
  68. pmc Secondhand tobacco smoke in bars and restaurants in Santiago, Chile: evaluation of partial smoking ban legislation in public places
    Marcia Erazo
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Tob Control 19:469-74. 2010
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  69. pmc An experimental investigation of tobacco smoke pollution in cars
    Taryn Sendzik
    Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:627-34. 2009
    b>Tobacco smoke pollution (TSP) has been identified as a serious public health threat...
  70. pmc Racial differences in exposure to environmental tobacco smoke among children
    Stephen E Wilson
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:362-7. 2005
    ..Identifying causes and consequences of increased cotinine may help explain the striking differences in tobacco-related illnesses...
  71. ncbi Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and child behaviors
    Kimberly Yolton
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:450-7. 2008
    ..Emerging evidence suggests that exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) may be linked with behavior problems in childhood, but previous research has relied primarily on parent report of exposure, and results are inconclusive...
  72. pmc Beliefs about the health effects of "thirdhand" smoke and home smoking bans
    Jonathan P Winickoff
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e74-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that beliefs about thirdhand smoke would be associated with household smoking bans...
  73. pmc The prevalence of household second-hand smoke exposure and its correlated factors in six counties of China
    C P Wang
    Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, No 27 Nanwei Road, Beijing 100050, China
    Tob Control 18:121-6. 2009
    ..To study the prevalence of, and discuss factors contributing to, household second-hand smoke exposure in six counties in China, providing scientific support for the need to establish tobacco control measures in these areas...
  74. doi Secondhand tobacco smoke concentrations in motor vehicles: a pilot study
    M R Jones
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Office W7033B, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Tob Control 18:399-404. 2009
    ....
  75. doi Passive smoking and risk of peripheral arterial disease and ischemic stroke in Chinese women who never smoked
    Yao He
    Institute of Geriatrics, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijng, China
    Circulation 118:1535-40. 2008
    ..The association between secondhand smoke (SHS) and risk of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and stroke remains uncertain...
  76. doi Optimal serum cotinine levels for distinguishing cigarette smokers and nonsmokers within different racial/ethnic groups in the United States between 1999 and 2004
    Neal L Benowitz
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1220, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:236-48. 2009
    ..Use of the currently accepted cutpoint of 14 ng/mL overestimates the number of nonsmokers in comparison with the proposed new overall cutpoint of 3 ng/mL or the race/ethnicity-specific cutpoints of 1-6 ng/mL...
  77. pmc Support for and reported compliance with smoke-free restaurants and bars by smokers in four countries: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    R Borland
    Cancer Control Research Institute, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    Tob Control 15:iii34-41. 2006
    ..To explore determinants of support for and reported compliance with smoke-free policies in restaurants and bars across the four countries of the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey...
  78. ncbi Secondhand tobacco smoke in public places in Latin America, 2002-2003
    Ana Navas-Acien
    Institute for Global Tobacco Control, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 291:2741-5. 2004
    ..In 2001, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) launched the Smoke-Free Americas Initiative to build capacity to achieve smoke-free environments in Latin America and the Caribbean...
  79. pmc Effect of smoke-free workplaces on smoking behaviour: systematic review
    Caroline M Fichtenberg
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Institute for Health Policy Studies, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    BMJ 325:188. 2002
    ..To quantify the effects of smoke-free workplaces on smoking in employees and compare these effects to those achieved through tax increases...
  80. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke exposure in motor vehicles: a preliminary study
    Constantine I Vardavas
    Tob Control 15:415. 2006
  81. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke and adult-onset asthma: a population-based incident case-control study
    Maritta S Jaakkola
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Public Health 93:2055-60. 2003
    ..The authors assessed the effects of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) on the development of asthma in adults...
  82. pmc Determinants and consequences of smoke-free homes: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    R Borland
    Cancer Control Research Institute, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    Tob Control 15:iii42-50. 2006
    ..To report on prevalence, trends and determinants of smoke-free home policies in smokers' homes in different countries and to estimate the effects of these policies on smoking cessation...
  83. ncbi Smoking restrictions in the home and car among rural Native American and white families with young children
    Michelle C Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Prev Med 35:334-42. 2002
    ....
  84. doi Further observations on the association between smoking and the long-term incidence and progression of age-related macular degeneration: the Beaver Dam Eye Study
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin, 417 WARF, Madison, WI 53726 2336, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:115-21. 2008
    ..To examine the association between smoking and the 15-year cumulative incidence of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  85. doi Diagnostic accuracy of NicAlert cotinine test strips in saliva for verifying smoking status
    Fiona Cooke
    Market Economics Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:607-12. 2008
    ..The use of NCTS is a valid and reliable method, compared with GC, to test saliva samples for verification of smoking status...
  86. ncbi Environmental exposures and exhaled nitric oxide in children with asthma
    Adam J Spanier
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Division of General and Community Pediatrics, and the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 149:220-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the relation of environmental factors with exhaled nitric oxide (FENO) concentrations among asthmatic children...
  87. ncbi Respiratory symptoms/diseases and environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) in never smoker Italian women
    Marzia Simoni
    Unità di Epidemiologia Ambientale Polmonare, Istituto di Fisiologia Clinica, CNR Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Trieste, 41 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Respir Med 101:531-8. 2007
    ..To study the relationship between respiratory/allergic disorders and chronic environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure to husband or at workplace among non-smoking women of a general population in Italy...
  88. doi Reduction of secondhand tobacco smoke in public places following national smoke-free legislation in Uruguay
    Adriana Blanco-Marquizo
    Pan American Health Organization, 525 23rd Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Tob Control 19:231-4. 2010
    ..Uruguay was the first country in the Americas and the first middle-income country in the world to enact a comprehensive smoke-free national legislation in March 2006...
  89. doi Effects of exposure to smoking on the microbial flora of children and their parents
    Itzhak Brook
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 4431 Albemarle St NW, Washington, DC 20016, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:447-50. 2010
    ..These studies illustrate the adverse effects of direct and indirect exposure to smoking on colonization with potential pathogens...
  90. pmc Legislation reduces exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke in New Zealand bars by about 90%
    Dinusha Fernando
    Institute of Environmental Science and Research, Wellington, New Zealand
    Tob Control 16:235-8. 2007
    ..To measure exposure to second-hand smoke (SHS) in New Zealand bars before and after comprehensive smoke-free legislation enacted on 10 December 2004...
  91. doi Exposure to secondhand smoke in Germany: air contamination due to smoking in German restaurants, bars, and other venues
    Sven Schneider
    Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:547-55. 2008
    ..This study is important for the ongoing national debate in Germany as well as for debates in all countries without smoke-free air legislation, which includes most countries around the world...
  92. pmc Secondhand smoke exposure among women and children: evidence from 31 countries
    Heather Wipfli
    Institute for Global Tobacco Control, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, W6027, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:672-9. 2008
    ....
  93. ncbi Reference values for hair cotinine as a biomarker of active and passive smoking in women of reproductive age, pregnant women, children, and neonates: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ana Florescu
    Public Health Sciences, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 29:437-46. 2007
    ..These new values should facilitate clinical diagnosis of active and passive exposure to tobacco smoke. Such diagnosis is critical in pregnancy and in a large number of tobacco-induced medical conditions...
  94. ncbi The asthma epidemic
    Waltraud Eder
    University Children s Hospital, Munich, Germany
    N Engl J Med 355:2226-35. 2006
  95. doi Indoor air quality in prisons before and after implementation of a smoking ban law
    S K Proescholdbell
    Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch, Division of Public Health, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, 1932 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699 1932, USA
    Tob Control 17:123-7. 2008
    ..To ascertain whether a new indoor smoking ban law in North Carolina correctional facilities was successfully implemented and whether the indoor air quality has improved as a result...
  96. doi Effect of the Italian smoking ban on population rates of acute coronary events
    Giulia Cesaroni
    Department of Epidemiology, Local Health Unit ASL RME, Via Santa Costanza 53, 00198 Rome, Italy
    Circulation 117:1183-8. 2008
    ..We evaluated changes in the frequency of acute coronary events in Rome, Italy, after the introduction of legislation that banned smoking in all indoor public places in January 2005...
  97. ncbi Developing a brief measure of smoking in the home: description and preliminary evaluation
    R E Glasgow
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene 97403 1983, USA
    Addict Behav 23:567-71. 1998
    ..74, p < .01). The household smoking questionnaire appears to be a convenient low-response cost method of assessing indoor smoke exposure...
  98. pmc Policy-driven tobacco control
    John A Francis
    California Department of Public Health, California Tobacco Control Program, PO Box 997377, MS 7206, Sacramento, California 95899 7377, USA
    Tob Control 19:i16-20. 2010
    ....
  99. ncbi Passive smoking and lung cancer in Japanese non-smoking women: a prospective study
    Norie Kurahashi
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji Chuo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Cancer 122:653-7. 2008
    ..93, 95% CI 0.88-4.23). These findings confirm that passive smoking is a risk factor for lung cancer, especially for adenocarcinoma among Japanese women...
  100. ncbi Activated charcoal filter effectively reduces p-benzosemiquinone from the mainstream cigarette smoke and prevents emphysema
    Neekkan Dey
    Department of Biotechnology and Dr B C Guha Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, University College of Science, Kolkata 700019, India
    J Biosci 35:217-30. 2010
    ..The results indicate that the charcoal filter developed in our laboratory may protect smokers from cigarette smoke-induced cytotoxity, protein modification, apoptosis and emphysema...
  101. ncbi Association of environmental tobacco smoke at work and forced expiratory lung function among never smoking asthmatics and non-asthmatics. The SAPALDIA-Team. Swiss Study on Air Pollution and Lung Disease in Adults
    N Kunzli
    Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University Basle
    Soz Praventivmed 45:208-17. 2000
    ..For example, asthmatic women reported higher ETS exposure at work than asthmatic men. Given the public health importance to identify susceptible subgroups, these results ought to be replicated...

Research Grants154 found, 100 shown here

  1. Addressing Parental Smoking by Changing Pediatric Office Systems
    Jonathan P Winickoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This trial will help the nation to "preempt cancer at every opportunity" by "accelerating progress in cancer prevention" and to focus efforts on the young adults and children who form the future of a cancer-free U.S. population. ..
  2. Changing Pediatric Practice to Address Parental Smoking
    Jonathan Winickoff; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Winickoff in qualitative data analysis, survey methods, primary data collection, database management, statistical analysis, and intervention research. ..
  3. Addressing Parental Smoking by Changing Pediatric Office Systems
    Jonathan Winickoff; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This trial will help the nation to "preempt cancer at every opportunity" by "accelerating progress in cancer prevention" and to focus efforts on the young adults and children who form the future of a cancer-free U.S. population. ..
  4. Addressing Parental Smoking by Changing Pediatric Office Systems
    Jonathan Winickoff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This trial will help the nation to "preempt cancer at every opportunity" by "accelerating progress in cancer prevention" and to focus efforts on the young adults and children who form the future of a cancer-free U.S. population. ..
  5. School-Based Asthma Therapy: Stage 2 Effectiveness Study Revised
    Jill Halterman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Should it prove successful in reducing symptoms and improving the health of young urban children with asthma, it has the potential to serve as a model for improved asthma care in urban communities. ..
  6. A Multifaceted Prompting Intervention for Urban Children With Asthma
    Jill S Halterman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Should it prove successful in reducing symptoms and improving the health of urban children with asthma, it has the potential to serve as a model for improved asthma care in urban communities. ..
  7. School-Based Asthma Therapy: Stage 2 Effectiveness Study
    Jill Halterman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Should it prove successful in reducing symptoms and improving the health of young urban children with asthma, it has the potential to serve as a model for improved asthma care in urban communities. ..
  8. HEALTH EFFECTS OF PAH & ETS IN MINORITY WOMEN & NEWBORNS
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  9. BIOMARKERS OF GENETIC DAMAGE AND ANTIOXIDANT
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Once validated in this model population, these biomarkers would also have applicability in evaluating interventions in occupational cohorts and other populations highly exposed to carcinogens. ..
  10. Gene x Environment Factors in Smoking Cessation
    Andrew Hyland; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. VULNERABILITY OF THE FETUS/INFANT TO PAH, PM2.5 AND ETS.
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  12. Environmental Health in Minority Women /Infants
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer risk
    Andrew Hyland; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Developmental effects of early-life exposure to airborne PAHs.
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The exposures we are studying are not unique to Poland but are ubiquitous worldwide; our results will thus be generalizable to other geographic and ethnic populations. ..
  15. Molecular Epidemiology and Lung Cancer: A Nested Case-Control Study
    Frederica P Perera; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Health Effects of Early-Life Exposure to Urban Pollutants in Minority Children
    Frederica P Perera; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  17. Developmental effects of early-life exposure to airborne PAHs.
    Frederica P Perera; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The exposures we are studying are not unique to Poland but are ubiquitous worldwide;our results will thus be generalizable to other geographic and ethnic populations. ..
  18. Health Effects of Early-Life Exposure to Urban Pollutants in Minority Children
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  19. Molecular Epidemiology and Lung Cancer: A Nested Case-Control Study
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  20. Molecular Epidemiology and Lung Cancer: A Nested Case-Control Study
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  21. Benzo(a) pyrene Metabolism: Phenotyping and Genotyping
    Stephen Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  22. CARCINOGENIC CYCLIC NITROSAMINE DNA ADDUCTS
    Stephen Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed research is significant because of the known human exposure to these carcinogens through the diet, tobacco products, and endogenous formation. ..
  23. CARCINOGENIC CYCLIC NITROSAMINE DNA ADDUCTS
    Stephen Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed research is significant because of the known human exposure to these carcinogens through the diet, tobacco products, and endogenous formation. ..
  24. Lung Cancer Chemoprevention: Isothiocyanates, inositol
    Stephen Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. METABOLISM OF CARCINOGENIC TOBACCO SPECIFIC NITROSAMINES
    Stephen Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. Metabolism of Carcinogenic Tobacco-Specific Nitrosamines
    Stephen Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  27. Disability and Health Outcomes in COPD
    Mark Eisner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Based on this work, intervention strategies can be designed that target reduction of functional limitation and disability to improve downstream health outcomes. ..
  28. DNA Adducts of the Carcinogen Acetaldehyde
    Stephen Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies will provide critical data on the occurrence and biological significance of acetaldehyde DNA adducts and their possible role in human cancer. ..
  29. PHARMACOKINETICS AND PHARMACODYNAMICS OF NICOTINE
    Neal Benowitz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our research program will help further define the role of nicotine and metabolites in the dependence process and will aid in the development of harm reduction approaches for tobacco addiction. ..
  30. Clinical Pharmacology, Drug Action & Pharmacogenetics
    Neal Benowitz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A special emphasis area of our research training is pharmacogenetics. A list of the core faculty follows. A complete list of the UCSF training program faculty can be found in the Appendix, Table 2. ..
  31. Increasing Capacity for Tobacco Research in Hungary
    KRISTIE FOLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research and capacity-building proposal will fill a very important need in Hungary. The Hungarian Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization have endorsed this project. ..
  32. SAFETY OF A NICOTINE REDUCTION STRATEGY
    Neal Benowitz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed research is needed to guide the FDA as how best to regulate nicotine in cigarettes and is an essential first step in examining the feasibility of a national nicotine regulation program. ..
  33. PHARMACOKINETICS AND PHARMACODYNAMICS OF NICOTINE
    Neal Benowitz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..An ultimate objective is to use this knowledge to aid in the development of more effective smoking cessation interventions for African-Americans. ..
  34. PHARMACOKINETICS AND PHARMACODYNAMICS OF NICOTINE
    Neal L Benowitz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..An ultimate objective is to use this knowledge to aid in the development of more effective smoking cessation interventions for African-Americans. ..
  35. Increasing Capacity for Tobacco Research in Hungary
    KRISTIE L FOLEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research and capacity-building proposal will fill a very important need in Hungary. The Hungarian Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization have endorsed this project. ..