Prenatal Versus Postnatal Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Intensive Care Use in Children Hospitalized With Bronchiolitis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bronchiolitis
  • Intensive Care Units
  • Pregnancy Complications
  • Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
  • Respiratory Tract Infections
  • Smoking
  • Tobacco Smoke Pollution
  • Virus Diseases

abstract

  • Maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy puts children hospitalized with bronchiolitis at significantly higher risk of intensive care use. Postnatal tobacco smoke exposure may exacerbate this risk. Health care providers should incorporate this information into counseling messages.

publication date

  • June 4, 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4871768

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.acap.2015.11.001

PubMed ID

  • 26555856

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