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[Europe] Short term smoking cessation reverses endothelial damage

Eight weeks of smoking cessation reverses the endothelial damage caused by smoking, according to research presented at the ESC Congress today by Dr Yasuaki Dohi from Japan. Serotonin remained elevated, suggesting 8 weeks of cessation is insufficient to re
European Society of Cardiology
added Sep 1, 2013 02:23
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[UK] Groundbreaking research into conditions

There are a range of conditions that are likely to overwhelm the NHS in the coming years. Amy McMullen looks at the groundbreaking research that is being developed to try to hold back the tide
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 9, 2013 11:19
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[Michigan] Bupropion failed to halt smoking in hospitalized acute MI patients

Bupropion immediately after a hospitalized acute MI was well tolerated and safe, but not effective in helping patients quit smoking, according to study findings published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Healio.com
added Feb 16, 2013 20:58
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Uncontrolled Risk Factors Put Stroke Survivors in Danger

People who survive a type of stroke called a subarachnoid hemorrhage still have a higher risk of death, particularly if they continue to smoke and do not keep their blood pressure and cholesterol levels low, a new study warns.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 22, 2013 23:27
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[China] Recent Ex-Smokers May Fare Worse After Heart Bypass: Study

Chinese scientists have found that recent ex-smokers contemplating heart bypass surgery may run into trouble due to lingering smoking-related enzyme changes in the leg vein typically used for grafts.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 3, 2013 04:50
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Lifestyle Affects Outcome of Peripheral Artery Procedure: Study

Taking aspirin, statins and not smoking helps people with blocked leg arteries avoid complications
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 28, 2012 05:13
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Stop-Smoking Drug Chantix May Carry Heart Risks, FDA Warns

Smokers should talk with their doctor before taking the drug, agency says
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 14, 2012 18:10
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Tobacco Smoking and Postoperative Outcomes After Colorectal Surgery

Conclusions: Smoking increases the risk of complications after all types of major colorectal surgery, with the greatest risk apparent for current smokers. A concerted effort should be made toward promoting smoking cessation in all patients scheduled for
Annals of Surgery
added Nov 10, 2012 12:32
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Smokers may fare worse after colorectal surgery

a new study finds that smokers face more complications and higher chances of death following major surgery for colorectal cancers and other diseases. "We wanted to see if smoking has a specific effect on these patients... and really wanted to know if pa
Reuters
added Nov 10, 2012 12:31
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Association Between Smoke-Free Legislation and Hospitalizations for Cardiac, Cerebrovascular, and Respiratory Diseases: A Meta-Analysis

Conclusions—Smoke-free legislation was associated with a lower risk of smoking-related cardiac, cerebrovascular, and respiratory diseases, with more comprehensive laws associated with greater changes in risk.
Circulation
added Nov 1, 2012 14:30
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