Smoke Signals: Tobacco Smoke and Lung Disease – A Deadly Combination

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Smoke Signals: Tobacco Smoke and Lung Disease – A Deadly Combination

8.99

Digital download, PDF (fully compatible with iBooks, e-book readers)
Second edition, published 2014
ISBN: 0–896291–56–2

A ‘must have’ for the health professional involved with patients with respiratory problems, particularly asthma. This report discusses the effects of smoking not only on smokers but also on children exposed to tobacco smoke.

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It covers the following areas:

  • Direct and indirect costs of smoking
  • Effects of tobacco smoke
  • Testing for exposure to tobacco smoke
  • Genetics and tobacco smoke
  • Environmental tobaccos smoke (ETS) or passive smoking and its effect on health
  • ETS and race
  • Effect of ETS on cognitive abilities
  • Pregnancy and tobacco
  • Smoking and lung function
  • Role of the health professional