Committee opinion no. 471: Smoking cessation during pregnancy.

  • Published 2010 in Obstetrics and gynecology


Smoking is the one of the most important modifiable causes of poor pregnancy outcomes in the United States, and is associated with maternal, fetal, and infant morbidity and mortality. The physical and psychologic addiction to cigarettes is powerful; however, the compassionate intervention of the obstetrician–gynecologist can be the critical element in… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/AOG.0b013e3182004fcd


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