Clearing the smoke [electronic resource] : assessing the science base for tobacco harm reduction / Kathleen Stratton ... [et al.], editors.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Washington, D.C. : Institute of Medicine, National Academy Press, c2001.
Description
1 online resource (xix, 636 p.) : ill.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Principles of harm reduction
  • Historical perspective and lessons learned
  • Products for tobacco exposure reduction
  • The scientific basis for prep assessment
  • Surveillance for the health and behavioral consequences of exposure reduction
  • Implementation of a science-based policy of harm reduction
  • Principle conclusions
  • Evidence for the science base
  • Nicotine pharmacology
  • Tobacco smoke and toxicology
  • Exposure and biomarker assessment in humans
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Nonneoplastic respiratory diseases
  • Reproductive and developmental effects
  • Other health effects
  • Appendices
  • Presentations and submissions
  • Committee biographical sketches
  • Time line of tobacco events.
ISBN
  • 0309511844 (electronic bk.)
  • 9780309511841 (electronic bk.)
OCLC
52786961
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