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a team of researchers conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis—the first of its kind—of longitudinal studies to obtain valid and generalizable estimates of increased cigarette smoking risk, taking into account a wide range of populations, study set
Sep 3, 2017 Medical News Bulletin (ca)
added Sep 4, 2017 11:37
Smokers’ understandings of addiction to nicotine and tobacco: A systematic review and interpretive synthesis of quantitative and qualitative research
Researchers should not treat perceptions of addiction to smoking interchangeably with perceptions of addiction to nicotine. More research on lay beliefs about nicotine is required, particularly considering the increasing use of e-cigarettes and their pot
Aug 29, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 30, 2017 01:55
the tobacco papers archive is still an extremely valuable source of information for public health researchers. "There is more science on nicotine, nicotine addiction and smoking behavior there than in the independent literature," Hammond said. "Because t
Aug 25, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Aug 26, 2017 17:30
lung cancer death of a former golf pro who smoked the company’s cigarettes for decades. Jones v. R.J. Reynolds...needed less than three hours to decide that nicotine addiction wasn’t the legal cause of the lung cancer that killed Demos Jones.
Aug 25, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 26, 2017 15:38
Accuracy of self-reported smoking abstinence in clinical trials of hospital-initiated smoking interventions (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions In the United States, high rates (40%) of recently hospitalized smokers enrolled in smoking cessation trials fail biochemical verification of their self-reported abstinence.
Aug 25, 2017 Addiction
added Aug 25, 2017 18:08
Nicotine reduction in cigarettes makes them less addictive and could help curb smoking rates, new study has found. A team of scientists looked at how reducing nicotine levels affected smokers’ habits, focusing on vulnerable smokers, poverty-stricken wom
Aug 24, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added Aug 25, 2017 18:47
found that a high proportion of smokers enrolled in stop-smoking programs during a hospital stay report having quit when in fact they have not. The findings mean that in these kinds of study it is vital to check claims of having quit using an objective me
Aug 24, 2017 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Aug 25, 2017 18:04
found in favor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in an Engle progeny suit in which a woman claimed that her husband was addicted to cigarettes and that his lung cancer and death were the result of his addiction (Phyllis Jones v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Aug 24, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Aug 24, 2017 20:10
when the nicotine content was reduced in cigarette, the consumption level of smokers reduced and it was easier for them to quit. However, whether that same effect would be seen in populations highly vulnerable to tobacco addiction was unknown.
Aug 24, 2017 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Aug 24, 2017 20:05
FDA was unable to require lower levels until Congress passed the 2009[TCA]... FDA is expected to face legal resistance...lowering the nicotine in cigarettes is going to take a while. That's a shame, but all the more reason to get started right away. For
Aug 16, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Aug 18, 2017 03:20