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Pulmonary nocardiosis in cystic fibrosis.
- Shannon T Thorn, M. Brown, +4 authors S. Klotz
- Journal of cystic fibrosis : official journal of…
- 1 September 2009
BACKGROUND The treatment of Nocardia species found in the sputum of cystic fibrosis patients is of unknown value. METHODS We conducted a retrospective analysis of the impact of directed oral… Expand
Study protocol for the ‘HelpMeDoIt!’ randomised controlled feasibility trial: an app, web and social support-based weight loss intervention for adults with obesity
Introduction HelpMeDoIt! will test the feasibility of an innovative weight loss intervention using a smartphone app and website. Goal setting, self-monitoring and social support are three key… Expand
Chronic exposure to elevated norepinephrine suppresses insulin secretion in fetal sheep with placental insufficiency and intrauterine growth restriction.
- R. Leos, M. Anderson, X. Chen, J. Pugmire, K. Anderson, S. Limesand
- Biology, Medicine
- American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and…
- 1 April 2010
In this study, we examined chronic norepinephrine suppression of insulin secretion in sheep fetuses with placental insufficiency-induced intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR). Glucose-stimulated… Expand
Relationship between smokers' modes of entry into quitlines and treatment outcomes.
- Mignonne C. Guy, R. Seltzer, M. Cameron, J. Pugmire, S. Michael, S. Leischow
- American journal of health behavior
OBJECTIVES To assess the relationship between the mode of entry into a quitline service and subsequent tobacco use treatment outcomes. METHODS A retrospective study using logistic regression… Expand
Exposure to parental smoking in childhood is associated with persistence of respiratory symptoms into young adult life.
- J. Pugmire, M. Vasquez, +4 authors S. Guerra
- The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology
- 1 October 2014
Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) has been established as a significant risk factor for respiratory symptoms and diseases in children. However, it is unclear whether the effects of… Expand
Environmental tobacco smoke exposure among infants, children and young people: now is no time to relax
The detrimental effects of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS—also referred to as passive or secondhand smoke) exposure begin in utero as the placenta offers no barrier to ETS exposure. Maternal… Expand
An app-, web- and social support-based weight loss intervention for adults with obesity: the HelpMeDoIt! feasibility RCT
Background: Finding solutions to rising levels of obesity continues to be a major public health focus. Social support has an important role in successful weight loss, and digital interventions can… Expand
PTH-012 Implementation of UK acute upper GI bleeding bundle results in significant improvements in quality standards
Introduction The 2015 NCEPOD report ‘Time to Get Control’ highlighted the need to improve the quality of care of patients with acute upper GI bleeding (AUGIB). The BSG Endoscopy Quality Improvement… Expand
Health effects of childhood exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in children followed to adulthood
- J. Pugmire
- 1 May 2012
11 CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION 13 1.1 Statement of the Issue 14 1.2 Specific Aims and Hypotheses 15 1.3 Background and Literature Review 16 CHAPTER 2: METHODOLOGY 36 2.1 Study Population & Design 37 2.2… Expand