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COPD in nonsmokers, smokers share similar prevalence by US region

June 25, 2019

Read the Perspective from Megan M. Dulohery Scrodin, MD

USPSTF recommends PCPs provide interventions to children, teenagers to prevent tobacco use

June 25, 2019
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently issued a “B” draft recommendation encouraging primary care physicians to provide interventions, including…
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Smoking increases STEMI risk in women more than men

June 24, 2019
Women who smoke had a significantly increased risk for STEMI compared with men who smoke, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of
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Underage sales violations higher in tobacco, vape shops

June 24, 2019
Nearly half of tobacco and vape shops failed to check identification when underage decoys attempted to purchase vape products, according to a California-based study. To…
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Influenza Outlook: Assessing Emerging Antiviral Agents

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Better diagnostic modalities and more effective treatments for patients with influenza are needed. Although diagnostic…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 20: A 58-Year-Old Female Underwent A Screening Colonoscopy That Showed A 2.5-Cm Flat Polyp In The Proximal Ascending Colon. I Tattooed The Area And Biopsied The Polyp, Which Was Initially Reported As Hyperplastic. What Should I Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Leone: FDA regulating e-cigarettes reduces ‘potential for harm;’ ACP applauds decision

May 7, 2016
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