Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,936 headlines found
In conclusion, the standard of care for managing patients after myocardial infarction should include not only blood pressure and lipid management but also smoking cessation. At present, the quit rates for smokers after myocardial infarction are higher th
Feb 16, 2013 Journal of the American College of Cardiology
added Feb 16, 2013 21:00
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.
Feb 15, 2013 Healio.com
added Feb 16, 2013 20:58
A DANGEROUS mental patient has launched legal action to overturn a smoking ban, claiming it breaches his human rights.
Feb 15, 2013 The [London, UK] Express
added Feb 15, 2013 08:28
CHICO -- Starting Thursday, tobacco will no longer be allowed on any Enloe Medical Center property, whether the main campus, specialized treatment centers or outpatient services.
Feb 12, 2013 Oroville (CA) Mercury-Register
added Feb 18, 2013 06:33
PATIENTS admitted to two respiratory wards at University Hospital Ayr and University Hospital Crosshouse are receiving extra support to help them stop smoking, with the launch of an innovative Opt-out pilot.
Feb 10, 2013 Cumnock Chronicle (uk)
added Feb 10, 2013 22:24
people lighting up outside Tunbridge Wells Hospital sends a hypocritical message and leaves local NHS bosses in an awkward position . . . They have chosen to cut their losses, accept their noble desire for a smoke-free site is unachievable and provided a
Feb 8, 2013 This is Kent (Kent & East Sussex Courier) (uk)
added Feb 10, 2013 20:39
data suggested that people with the most serious mental illnesses die on average 25 years earlier than the general population, with many from smoking-exacerbated conditions like heart or lung disease. Now more treatment facilities are banning smoking, wi
Feb 7, 2013 New York Times
added Feb 7, 2013 08:12
Dr. Bill Evans, a former oncologist who is now a regional vice-president of Cancer Care Ontario, says that encouraging patients to quit smoking should be a top priority for cancer-care providers.
Feb 2, 2013 Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Feb 3, 2013 13:11
The eight hospitals within Huntsville (Ala.) Hospital Health System have instituted complete smoking and tobacco bans, effective today.
Feb 1, 2013 Becker's Hospital Review
added Feb 3, 2013 03:20
Feb 1, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 1, 2013 16:39