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Smoke-free policies linked to lower systolic BP

November 29, 2018
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Performance coaching for practices increases use of tobacco dependence treatments

November 26, 2018
Primary care clinicians who utilized performance coaching as part of a multicomponent intervention conduced significantly increased rates of tobacco dependence…
In the Journals

E-cigarettes affect platelet function similarly to tobacco cigarettes

November 14, 2018
Smoking electronic cigarettes provokes changes in soluble CD40-ligand, soluble P-selectin and platelet function in smokers and nonsmokers in ways that are similar to the…
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CVD risk may persist more than a decade after heavy smokers quit

November 14, 2018
CHICAGO — CVD risk is reduced within 5 years after quitting smoking, but former smokers may remain at elevated CVD risk for up to 16 years compared with never…
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Use of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Among Adolescents: Status of the Evidence and Public Health Recommendations

Pediatric Annals, February 2017, Volume 46 Issue 2
Although the prevalence of tobacco smoking has been declining in recent years, the use of electronic nicotine delivery…
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VIDEO: Leone: FDA regulating e-cigarettes reduces ‘potential for harm;’ ACP applauds decision

May 7, 2016
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