Kristin B. Ashford
University of Kentucky
Health educationPsychiatryInternal medicineMental healthProfiling (information science)Retrospective cohort studyNeuroscienceDependency (UML)Young adultReproductive medicineElectronic cigaretteTobacco smokePregnancyNicotineIntervention (counseling)Persistent coughNicotine AddictionChild healthSalivary biomarkersCell functionSecond hand smokePrenatal exposureNicotine deliveryPrenatal smokingMarijuana useClinical psychologyComputational biologyMedicineAnalyticsDUAL (cognitive architecture)Environmental health
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Abstract Though e-cigarette aerosol has been associated with altered lung cell function, few studies have examined the effects of use on immune response and respiratory symptoms. The purpose of this study was to examine if recent persistent cough or cytokine levels are related to Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) use in college students. In April 2019, 61 undergraduate students at the University of Kentucky completed surveys and provided a salivary sample to evaluate cytokine levels (I...
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Commentary on: JM Crane, M Keough, P Murphy, et al.. Effects of environmental tobacco smoke on perinatal outcomes: a retrospective cohort study.BJOG2011;118:865–71.
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ObjectivesDepression is a significant predictor of smoking during pregnancy. The primary objective of this pilot study was to obtain preliminary data on the effects of a cognitive-behavioral group and telephone intervention during and after pregnancy on women's smoking and quit rates, nicotine depen
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