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Predictors of smoking cessation in a cohort of adult smokers followed for five years.
OBJECTIVE: To identify variables predictive of smoking cessation in a cohort of cigarette smokers followed for five years. DESIGN: Data analysed in this paper come from a cohort tracking telephoneExpand
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Smoking cessation factors among African Americans and whites. COMMIT Research Group.
OBJECTIVES This study was undertaken to explore smoking patterns and attitudes that influence smoking cessation and relapse among African Americans. METHODS Baseline data from eight CommunityExpand
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The Pediatrician's Role in Reducing Tobacco Exposure in Children
Objective. Pediatricians have a unique and important role to play in the prevention and treatment of childhood and adolescent tobacco use, the protection of patients from the harmful effects ofExpand
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Use of the nicotine skin patch by smokers in 20 communities in the United States, 1992-1993.
OBJECTIVE: To measure the characteristics of smokers associated with the use of the nicotine skin patch in the general population and to evaluate whether use of the patch is associated withExpand
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Effects of repeated administration of soman on schedule-controlled behavior and brain in the rat.
The effects of repeated SC administration of soman on schedule-controlled performance and brain pathology were studied in the rat. Soman suppressed response rates in both components of a multipleExpand
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The multiple risk factor intervention trial (MRFIT). V. Intervention on smoking.
Abstract The development, implementation, and results of the smoking cessation program of the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial (MRFIT) are presented. The MRFIT is a 6-year clinical trialExpand
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Physicians and smoking cessation. A survey of office procedures and practices in the Community Intervention Trial for Smoking Cessation.
OBJECTIVE To obtain a baseline measure of tobacco control activities carried out by physicians and of tobacco control policies and practices in physician offices. DESIGN All primary care physiciansExpand
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Pediatric residency training on tobacco.
OBJECTIVE Pediatricians have a unique role to play in the antismoking arena. However, few pediatric residency training programs prepare residents to meet the tobacco challenge. This study evaluatesExpand
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Effects of Schedule, Percent Body Weight, and Magnitude of Reinforcer on Acquisition of Schedule-Induced Polydipsia
Two experiments with 43 Charles River (cd) male rats investigated the effects of schedule, percent body weight, and magnitude of reinforcer on the acquisition of schedule-induced polydipsia. A leanerExpand
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Heart rate acceleration and its relationship to total serum cholesterol, triglycerides, and blood pressure reactivity in men with mild hypertension.
This study investigated heart rate (HR) acceleration and its relationship to serum cholesterol, triglycerides, and blood pressure reactivity in a group of men with unmedicated mild hypertension. EachExpand
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