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[UK] Evidence Thin for 'Preloading' Benefit in Smoking Cessation

Use of nicotine patches for a month before a smoking quit attempt was not associated with better long-term abstinence in a newly reported, according to a year-long British study.
MedPage Today
added Jun 17, 2018 08:32
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Changes in Biomarkers of Exposure on Switching From a Conventional Cigarette to Tobacco Heating Products: A Randomized, Controlled Study in Healthy Japanese Subjects [FREE FULL TEXT]

This clinical study demonstrates that when smokers switched from smoking combustible cigarettes to using tobacco heating products their exposure to smoke toxicants was significantly decreased. In many cases, this was to the same extent as that seen when
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:29
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Introducing the Srnt Oceania Chapter

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:28
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Gender differences in negative affect during acute tobacco abstinence differ between African American and White adult cigarette smokers

negative affect during acute tobacco abstinence may be a clinically important and intervenable factor that can inform cessation interventions specifically for Non-Hispanic White women smokers. Further empirical exploration of mechanisms underlying interac
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:25
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Considering Systemic Barriers to Treating Tobacco Use in Clinical Settings in the United States

The identified barriers include insufficient training in the epidemiologic impact of tobacco use, related disorders, and pharmacological and behavioral treatment approaches; misunderstanding among clinicians about the effectiveness of tobacco treatment; l
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:24
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Temporal Effects of Message Congruency on Attention to and Recall of Pictorial Health Warning Labels on Cigarette Packages

Even when exposed to the same PWL over time, smokers require multiple exposures to recall the text and the message of a PWL. More research on the effects of congruency in the natural environment, where smokers are exposed to multiple PWLs, is needed.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:23
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Socioeconomic Disparities in Electronic Cigarette Use and Transitions from Smoking

more educated smokers are more likely to switch to exclusive e-cigarette use than less educated smokers. Such differential switching may exacerbate socioeconomic disparities in smoking-related morbidity and mortality, but lower the burden of tobacco-relat
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:22
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Genetic Susceptibility to Thirdhand Smoke induced Lung Cancer Development

One major question is how genetic factors influence susceptibility to THS induced health effects, especially tumor development and whether there is a specific age window-of-susceptibility for these effects. By addressing these questions, we will provide a
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:21
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Flavorings in Tobacco Products Induce Endothelial Cell Dysfunction

Conclusions—Our data suggest that short-term exposure of endothelial cells to flavoring compounds used in tobacco products have adverse effects on endothelial cell phenotype that may have relevance to cardiovascular toxicity.
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
added Jun 16, 2018 12:03
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Vaping flavoured e-cigarettes 'leads to heart disease, strokes and heart attacks', scientists warn

A new study by researchers from Boston University has revealed that the flavour additives using in e-cigarettes can impair blood vessel function, and inhaling them can lead to heart damage
The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 16, 2018 12:02
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