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in our study, we examined the proportion of never-smokers in non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients, not the incidence of lung cancer cases in never-smokers, as was described in the correspondence. Based on our data, our conclusion is that the propor
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Apr 19, 2018 15:40
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RE: Proportion of Never-Smoker Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients at Three Diverse Institutions

We found no statistically significant difference in the proportion of never-smokers compared with smokers over time periods similar to those of Pelosof et al. (1), and thus no evidence of a temporal change in the proportions of lung cancer cases in neve
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Apr 19, 2018 15:40
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[UK] Hospital cracking down on 'clearly unwell' patients smoking - with these new pillars

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has re-launched its smoke free pledge as it attempts to battle against smoking patients and staff
Middlesboro Evening Gazette (uk)
added Apr 12, 2018 00:22
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[UK] Big moves to help smokers in hospital in Hartlepool

Smokers will be offered nicotine replacement therapy when they stay on hospital wards in Hartlepool. It’s one of a raft of changes being introduced by the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust which is re-launching its smoke free agenda. We have
Hartlepool Mail (uk)
added Apr 9, 2018 14:43
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DOSHI: Hopkins Hospital needs to ban smoking on its premises

Despite Hopkins Hospital supporting a tobacco-free environment, patients and some employees continue to smoke right next to entrances, with no-smoking signs right behind them. So what makes the Hopkins Hospital policy different?
Johns Hopkins News-Letter
added Apr 5, 2018 19:22
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[Florida] Smoking prohibited at Hodges University, Avow Hospice

There’s no such thing as a smoking break on the campus of Hodges University in North Naples. Avow Hospice, a comprehensive palliative care and end-of-life support organization in Naples, also has banned use of tobacco products at its campus at 1095 Whip
Naples (FL) Daily News
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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Association of E-Cigarette Use With Smoking Cessation Among Smokers Who Plan to Quit After a Hospitalization: A Prospective Study

During 3 months after hospital discharge, more than a quarter of smokers attempting to quit used e-cigarettes, mostly to aid cessation, but few used them regularly. This pattern of use was associated with less tobacco abstinence at 6 months than among sm
Annals of Internal Medicine
added Mar 29, 2018 17:40
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GLANTZ: 18th study shows that smokers who use e-cigs are significantly less likely to quit smoking

Nancy Rigotti and colleagues just published a well-done study of the effects of e-cigarette use on smoking cessation among a cohort of smokers who planned to stop smoking after being hospitalized.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:38
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Here's why smokers who want to quit should not use e-cigarettes

Researchers tracked 13 hundred smokers who planned to quit after leaving the hospital. Overall, they were 50 years old on average, 46 percent of the participants were former smokers and 19 per cent now or previously used e-cigarettes. Ejercito said the ac
Newburgh (IL) Gazette
added Mar 29, 2018 01:23
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E-Cigarette Use Linked to Lower Rate of Smoking Cessation

Use of electronic-cigarettes was associated with a lower rate of smoking cessation at 6 months among recently hospitalized smokers who said they planned to quit, compared with non-users in a secondary analysis of a large randomized trial. Six months aft
MedPage Today
added Mar 27, 2018 15:08
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