CLINICAL REPORT. Outcomes associated with transdermal nicotine replacement therapy in a neurosurgery intensive care unit
- Effectiveness of nicotine gum in smoking cessation. // American Family Physician;1/1/1996, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p329
Discusses the article `Nicotine gum, 2 and 4 mg, for nicotine dependence,' by N. Herreraet al, published in `Chest.' Quitting chance of low-dependent smokers given two-mg nicotine gum; Quitting chance of high-dependent smokers given two-mg nicotine gum.
- There are always handcuffs. // U.S. News & World Report;6/14/93, Vol. 114 Issue 23, p33
Reports that Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner David Kessler has banned all nonprescription pills, lozenges and gum marketed as stop-smoking aids, none of which, so far, have proved to be effective. Support of the ban by various organizations.
- The Nicotine Inhaler: Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Comparison with Other Nicotine Treatments. Schneider, N.G.; Olmstead, R.E.; Franzon, M.A.; Lunell, E. // Clinical Pharmacokinetics;2001, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p661
Nicotine inhaled in smoke is the most rapid form of delivery of the drug. With smoking, arterial boli and high venous blood nicotine concentrations are produced within seconds and minutes, respectively. The potency of nicotine as the primary reinforcement in tobacco addiction is attributed to...
- Patchwork. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Dec93, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p26
Focuses on the efficacy of nicotine patches in helping a person quit smoking. Comparison with placebo patches; Reports from the British Medical Journal.
- Patch not a problem for cardiac patients. Mark, Anita M. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Feb97, Vol. 128 Issue 2, p164
Reports on the safety of using nicotine patch on patients with history of heart problems. Use of the nicotine patch in smoking cessation; Effectiveness of the patch.
- European parliament refuses to classify e-cigarettes as a drug. Watson, Rory // BMJ: British Medical Journal;10/12/2013, Vol. 347 Issue 7928, p1
The article reports on the objection by the European parliament to the call for classifying electronic cigarettes as medicines in 2013.
- Chancing your arm on nicotine patches. Saul, Helen // New Scientist;2/13/93, Vol. 137 Issue 1860, p12
Reports on the lack of evidence to show that nicotine patches on their own will help people to stop smoking. Three brands of patches licensed in Britain; Problems with the patch; What wearers' success largely depends on.
- Should you try a nicotine patch or gum to quit smoking? E.G.; Young, Stephanie // Glamour;Sep96, Vol. 94 Issue 9, p82
Reports that a study shows that nicotine patch helps smokers quit sooner, for a longer period of time and with fewer side effects that nicotine gum.
- High-dose nicotine: The 44-mg patch is strong, but for... // Modern Medicine;Dec95, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p21
Reports on two studies on the use of nicotine patches to help people quit smoking. Comments by Michael C. Fiore, MD, MPH (Masters of Public Health) and Lowell C. Dale, MD; Study methods.