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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 ...
Pentoxifylline Attenuates Cardiac Remodeling Induced by Tobacco Smoke Exposure
(Arquivos Brasileiros Cardiologia, 2016-05-01)
Background: Tobacco smoke exposure is an important risk factor for cardiac remodeling. Under this condition, inflammation, oxidative stress, energy metabolism abnormalities, apoptosis, and hypertrophy are present. ...
Tobacco in adolescence: importance to knowledge the health hazards and preventive measures
Objective: To contribute to the development of prevention tools by identifying the pattern of tobacco use, knowledge about tobacco-related diseases and media tools that are popular among adolescents. Material and Method: ...
Lipid damage is the best marker of oxidative injury during the cardiac remodeling process induced by tobacco smoke
BACKGROUND: Oxidative stress is one potential mechanism that explain the direct effects of smoking on cardiac remodeling process. However, no study has compared different myocardial products of macromolecule oxidation after ...
Cardiovascular remodeling induced by passive smoking
Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the most common cause of death in many developed countries. The major risk factors for CHD are smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol levels, and lack of physical activity. ...
Cigarette Smoking Status Among Latino/Hispanic Middle and High School Students in the United States
(Taylor and Francis Ltd, 2017)
Association between secondhand smoking in the home and respiratory morbidity in preschool children
(Univ Sao Paolo, 2016)
Objective: Identifying the prevalence of secondhand smoking in the home and its association with morbidity and hospitalization from respiratory causes in preschool children. Method: This is a cross-sectional study conducted ...
Genotoxicity of cigarette smoking in maternal and newborn lymphocytes
(Elsevier B.V., 2009-09-01)
Tobacco smoke contains a large number of substances known to induce DNA damage and to be hazardous to human health. Several reviews and meta-analyses have reported an association between maternal or paternal smoking habits ...