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Desafios a serem superados: Situação atual envolvendo cessação do tabagismo no cenário odontológico
Objective: Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable illness in the world. The dental office represents an opportunity to smokers approach tobacco use control. Despite this well-known statement tobacco use cessation ...
Tobacco control litigation: broader impacts on health rights adjudication
There is perhaps no area of law that so effectively protects human health and thereby advances the right to the highest attainable standard of health, as tobacco control. Globally, tobacco is responsible for 1 in 10 adult ...
Effects of allelochemicals from tobacco root exudates on seed germination and seedling growth of tobacco
(Allelopathy Journal, 2014-01)
The composition of root exudates from two varieties (K 326 and NC 89) of tobacco were identified by GC-MS. Organic acids,amides and esters were the main constituents of the root exudates which differed in their qualitative ...
Evaluation of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness measurements using optical coherence tomography in patients with tobacco-alcohol-induced toxic optic neuropathy
(ALL INDIA OPHTHALMOLOGICAL SOC, 2010)
Three patients with progressive visual loss, chronic alcoholism and tabagism were submitted to a complete neuro-ophthalmic examination and to retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) measurements using optical coherence tomography ...
Chemical evidence of prehistoric passive tobacco consumption by a human perinate (early Formative Period, South-Central Andes)
(Elsevier Inc., 2018)
Consumption of psychoactive substances is a long-standing tradition among indigenous peoples of the Americas. Archaeologically, consumption of tobacco has been shown through analysis of archaeological smoking pipe residues, ...
From cigarette smuggling to illicit tobacco trade
(B M J PUBLISHING GROUPLONDON, 2012)
Background Tax policy is considered the most effective strategy to reduce tobacco consumption and prevalence. Tax avoidance and tax evasion therefore undermine the effectiveness of tax policies and result in less revenue ...