May 2010
Best's Review;May2010, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p22
Trade Publication
The article presents statistics on the risk of critical illness in non-tobacco and tobacco users in the U.S.


Related Articles

  • REGSTATTOOLS: freeware statistical tools for the analysis of disease population databases used in health and social studies. Esteban, Laura; Clèries, Ramon; Gálvez, Jordi; Pareja, Laura; Escribà, Josep Maria; Sanz, Xavier; Izquierdo, Ángel; Galcerán, Jaume; Ribes, Josepa // BMC Public Health;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1 

    Background: The repertoire of statistical methods dealing with the descriptive analysis of the burden of a disease has been expanded and implemented in statistical software packages during the last years. The purpose of this paper is to present a web-based tool, REGSTATTOOLS...

  • A STUDY OF PREVALENCE OF ORAL PRECANCEROUS LESIONS IN RELATION TO TOBACCO HABITUATION. AMBEKAR, D. M.; CHAUDHARY, B. J.; KULKARNI, V. V. // International Journal of Medical & Clinical Research;2014, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p282 

    Background: Oral cancer is a becoming leading global cause of morbidity and mortality. It is one of the ten most common cancers in the world. Oral cancer is almost all the time preceded by some type of precancerous lesion. Early detection and elimination of the causative risk factor like tobacco...

  • Economic cost of tobacco use in India, 2004. R M John // Tobacco Control;Apr2009, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p138 

    OBJECTIVE: To estimate the tobacco-attributable costs of diseases separately for smoked and smokeless tobacco use in India. METHODS: The prevalence-based attributable-risk approach was used to estimate the economic cost of tobacco using healthcare expenditure data from the National Sample...

  • Profile of Problems and Risk Factors Associated with Tobacco Consumption among Professional Drivers in Nigeria. Lasebikan, V. O.; Ojediran, B. // ISRN Public Health;2012, p1 

    Commercial drivers in Nigeria use tobacco while driving thereby making them vulnerable to developing nicotine dependence. The aim of this study was to describe the profile of problems and identify risk factors associated with tobacco dependence among these drivers. The study design utilized a...

  • Tobacco use and the Dental Implant Patient.  // Dental Implantology Update;Jan2010, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p1 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the pathophysiology of injury healing, the issue of tobacco use and its impact on dental implants and smoking cessation techniques.

  • Correlates of Bidi Use Among Youth. Hrywna, Mary; Delnevo, Cristine D.; Pevzner, Eric S.; Abatemarco, Diane J. // American Journal of Health Behavior;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p173 

    Objectives: To identify characteristics associated with youth bidi use. Methods: The New Jersey Youth Tobacco Survey is a self-administered school-based survey that uses a 2-stage cluster sample design to obtain a representative statewide sample; 9589 students (grades 7-12) participated....

  • CDC Launches National Tobacco Education Campaign.  // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;3/16/2012, Vol. 61 Issue 10, p178 

    The article offers information on the U.S. Center for Disease Control's launching of the 12-week National Tobacco Education Campaign on March 15, 2012, which aims to educate the public on the dangers of tobacco use.

  • From the Editor's desk. Kumar, Reena R. // Oral Health (0974-3960);May2016, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p5 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including awareness regarding the ill-effects of tobacco, prevention of oral cancer, and eradication of tobacco.

  • Factores de riesgo psicosociales en el consumo de tabaco de los adolescentes: estados de ánimo negativos, grupo de iguales y estilos parentales. JULIÀ CANO, ALBERT; SOLANAS, SANDRA ESCAPA; MARÍ-KLOSE, MARGA; MARÍ-KLOSE, PAU // Adicciones;2012, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p309 

    There are multiple factors that can affect the risk of tobacco use in adolescence. By analyzing these factors together we can disentangle the specific relevance of each of them in shaping teenagers' individual behavior. The goal of this research study is to deepen our understanding of the...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics