How tobacco smoke causes disease : the biology and behavioral basis for smoking-attributable disease : a report of the Surgeon General.

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Corporate Author: United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General
Language:English
Published: Rockville, MD : [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Office of the Surgeon General ; For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2010.
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Physical Description:1 online resource (xv, 706 pages) : illustrations
Variant Title:
How tobacco smoke causes disease : the biology and behavioral basis for smoking attributable disease
Biology and behavioral basis for smoking-attributable disease
Report of the Surgeon General
Format: Government Document Electronic eBook
Contents:
  • Chapter 1. Introduction, evaluation of evidence on mechanisms of disease production, and summary
  • Chapter 2. The changing cigarette
  • Chapter 3. Chemistry and toxicology of cigarette smoke and biomarkers of exposure and harm
  • Chapter 4. Nicotine addiction: past and present
  • Chapter 5. Cancer
  • Chapter 6. Cardiovascular diseases
  • Chapter 7. Pulmonary diseases
  • Chapter 8. Reproductive and developmental effects
  • Chapter 9. A vision for the future
  • List of abbreviations
  • List of tables and figures
  • Definitions and alternative nomenclature of genetic symbols used in this report
  • Index.