Cigarette smoking among asthmatic adults presenting to 64 emergency departments Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Epinephrine
  • Obesity

abstract

  • Although cigarette smoke is generally recognized as a respiratory irritant, cigarette smoking is common among adults presenting to the ED with acute asthma. The ED visit may provide an opportunity for patients to be targeted for smoking cessation efforts.

publication date

  • May 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.123.5.1472

PubMed ID

  • 12740263

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1472

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 123

number

  • 5