Achieving control of asthma in preschoolers
- Lung function, pre- and postnatal smoke exposure, and wheezing in the first year of life. Smith, Jeanette M. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;9/22/93, Vol. 270 Issue 12, p1421
Presents an abstract on the relationship between initial level of lung function and subsequent wheezing, respiratory illness. Publication by Ira B. Tager et al. in the journal American Review of Respiratory Diseases, volume 147, 1993; Maternal, pre-natal smoking; Infant pulmonary function;...
- Effects of parental smoking on the respiratory health of adults. Upton, M. N. // Thorax;Apr2004, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p274
The article reports the effects of parental smoking on the respiratory health of adults. C. Svanes and colleagues take a short cut and report cross-sectional results from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS) linking recalled information about parental smoking to respiratory...
- Parental smoking in childhood and adult obstructive lung disease: results from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey. Svanes, C.; Omenaas, E.; Jarvis, D.; Chinn, S.; Gulsvik, A.; Burney, P. // Thorax;Apr2004, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p295
Background: Early exposure to parental smoking appears to influence the development of the airways and predispose to respiratory symptoms, A study was undertaken to determine whether the consequences of parental smoking could be traced in adulthood. Methods: Information from interviewer-led...
- Socioeconomic determinants of smoking behavior during pregnancy. Zimmer, Martha Hill; Zimmer, Michael // Social Science Journal;1998, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p133
Describes and estimates multivariate models that reveal socioeconomic patterns in smoking behavior during pregnancy in the United States. Factors determining smoking choices during pregnancy; Implications in the area of policies and programs to eliminate or reduce smoking during pregnancy.
- Smoke screen. // Australia's Parents;Apr95, Issue 82, p70
Reports on the effects of cigarette smoking during pregnancy. Findings of a research at Cornell University in overcoming the effects of smoking; Importance of prenatal visits.
- Stages of change in smoking during pregnancy in low-income women. Solomon, Laura J.; Secker-Walker, Roger H. // Journal of Behavioral Medicine;Aug96, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p333
Examines the effects of a smoking cessation intervention on stages of change in low-income, pregnant women in the United States. Differences observed at first prenatal visit; Relationship between experimental condition and changes in state on first and second prenatal visits; Distributions of...
- Trends in smoking during pregnancy in England, 1992-7: quota sampling surveys. Owen, Lesley; McNeil, Ann // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);09/12/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7160, p728
Focuses on a study which highlighted the smoking habits of pregnant women in England, for the period 1992 to 1997. In-depth look at the age groups of pregnant women who smoked; Discussion on the slow decline in the continued practice of smoking during pregnancy; Methodology used in conducting...
- An effective cure for smoking. A-Hanjani, Soheil // Medical Economics;10/14/96, Vol. 73 Issue 19, p183
Presents an account of the author's experience of dealing with a pregnant patient who smokes.
- Fewer pregnant women smoke. Young, Stephanie // Glamour;Sep97, Vol. 95 Issue 9, p116
Refers to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which found that there was a decrease in the number of pregnant women who smoke, between 1995 and 1989. Effects of smoking during pregnancy.