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Research & Reviews  4,759 results

Tobacco use and clinical leukoplakia lesions among south Indian tribes.
Journal of Basic and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology; Shajahan A, Mathew AC et. al.

Aug 4th, 2021 - Leukoplakia is a white mucosal thickening and perhaps undermining change in the oral mucosa transcendently found in tobacco users. Since the tobacco utilization is extensively higher with the indigenous groups in the Asia Pacific locale, the curre...

Associations of tobacco use and consumption with rurality among patients with psychiatr...
The Journal of Rural Health : Official Journal of the Ame... Yau MTK, Okoli CTC

Aug 3rd, 2021 - People with psychiatric disorders (PDs) have high risks for tobacco use and associated health effects; however, little is known about differences in tobacco use status and consumption by urban or rural residence. Among patients with PDs, we examin...

Preconception Substance Use and Risk of Unintended Pregnancy: Pregnancy Risk Assessment...
Journal of Addiction Medicine; Shafique S, Umer A et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - This study examined the association between preconception substance use and unintended pregnancy in a large, nationally representative sample of women. In this cross-sectional study, we used data from the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring Syste...

Co-use of Tobacco Products and Cannabis among Veterans: A Preliminary Investigation of ...
Journal of Psychoactive Drugs; Fitzke RE, Davis JP et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - While tobacco product (such as combustible cigarettes and nicotine vaping products) and cannabis use rates remain high in the general United States (U.S.) population, veterans from the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan (i.e., OEF/OIF veterans) are...

At-risk gambling in patients with severe psychiatric illness and in community subjects ...
Psychiatry Research; Vita A, Bastiani L et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - In the recent literature the rates of gambling in psychiatric patients have been compared only indirectly with those found in community samples and no study has so far matched a clinical sample with community controls. We selected 875 outpatients ...

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Guidelines  12 results

Primary Care Interventions for Prevention and Cessation of Tobacco Use in Children and ...
JAMA , Owens DK et. al.

Apr 29th, 2020 - Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death in the US. An estimated annual 480 000 deaths are attributable to tobacco use in adults, including from secondhand smoke. It is estimated that every day about 1600 youth aged 12 to 17 years smo...

2017 AUA Renal Mass and Localized Renal Cancer Guidelines: Imaging Implications.
Radiographics : a Review Publication of the Radiological ... Ward RD, Tanaka H et. al.

Oct 20th, 2018 - Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is a common cancer that is increasing in incidence because of the increased prevalence of risk factors, including tobacco use, hypertension, and obesity, and the improved detection of these tumors due to increased use of...

No. 349-Substance Use in Pregnancy.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Ordean A, Wong S et. al.

Sep 25th, 2017 - To improve awareness and knowledge of problematic substance use in pregnancy and to provide evidence-based recommendations for the management of this challenging clinical issue for all health care providers. This guideline reviews the use of scree...

Protecting Children From Tobacco, Nicotine, and Tobacco Smoke.
Pediatrics Farber HJ, Groner J et. al.

Oct 28th, 2015 - This technical report serves to provide the evidence base for the American Academy of Pediatrics' policy statements "Clinical Practice Policy to Protect Children From Tobacco, Nicotine, and Tobacco Smoke" and "Public Policy to Protect Children Fro...

Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults: Clinical Summary of USPSTF Recommendation

Mar 18th, 2014 - SCREENING FOR COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT IN OLDER ADULTS CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE SERVICES TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population Community-dwelling adults who are older than age 65 years and have no signs or symptoms of cognitive impa...

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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  196 results

The Effects of Clavulanic Acid on Tobacco Use Disorder

Apr 21st, 2020 - This research study is looking into the effects of clavulanic on smoking behavior in adult cigarette smokers. The primary study hypothesis is that, compared to placebo, clavulanic acid will reduce smoking over the course of the study.

Improving Functional Outcomes of Veterans With PTSD and Tobacco Dependence

Apr 10th, 2020 - Veterans with PTSD have high rates of smoking (34%-86% vs. 18% in the general population) and have substantial difficulties with quitting tobacco. Only 23% of individuals with PTSD quit smoking compared to 50% of the general population. As a resul...

Daily Liraglutide for Nicotine Dependence

Mar 24th, 2020 - Tobacco use and obesity are the two leading causes of preventable deaths. A growing literature indicates that common neurobiological substrates mediate drug addiction and obesity. Therefore, it is not surprising that during smoking abstinence, hig...

Alberta Lung Cancer Screening Program

Mar 24th, 2020 - Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in North America and in the world. The vast majority of lung cancers are associated with cigarette smoking. Lung cancer incidence and mortality rates are similar because lung cancer is a highly fata...

Effect of Galantamine on Inflammation and Cognition

Mar 24th, 2020 - Although anti-retroviral therapy (ART) enhances life expectancy and overall quality of life (QoL), HIV-infected individuals are increasingly vulnerable to non-AIDS-related diseases including HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND). Inflamma...

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News  535 results

Artificial-Cycle Frozen-Embryo Transfer for IVF May Raise Risk of Vascular Problems in Pregnancy

Jul 9th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Artificial priming of the uterus with hormone therapy before transfer of a frozen embryo may increase the risk for pre-eclampsia and pregnancy-induced hypertension, according to new findings. Because in vitro fertilizat...

A Farmer With Diffuse Pruritus and a Suntan That Won't Fade

Jun 8th, 2021 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Sjögren Syndrome-associated Interstitial Lung Disease Treated With Immunosuppression

Mar 30th, 2021 - This article originally appeared on Hospital for Special Surgery's website. Case Report A 39-year-old woman with former tobacco use (4.5 pack-years) presented with rapidly progressive interstitial lung disease (ILD). Two years prior, the patient d...

Tobacco Use Disorder: How to Break the Chain

Mar 22nd, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Matthew F. Watto, MD: We are The Curbsiders. I'm Dr Matthew Frank Watto, joined by Dr Stuart Kent Brigham and the great Dr Paul Nelson Williams. Paul N. Williams, MD: We are going to be talking about ou...

Pulse Oximeter Accuracy and Limitations: FDA Safety Communication | FDA

Date Issued: February 19, 2021 The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has caused an increase in the use of pulse oximeters, and a recent report (Sjoding et al.) suggests that the devices may be less accurate in people with dark skin pigm...

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Patient Education  16 results see all →