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COPD Exacerbations: Evidence-based guidelines for identification, assessment, and management.
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2013-02)
OVERVIEW: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of death in the United States. It's estimated that more than 13 million U.S. adults have COPD, and as many as 24 million have evidence of ...
Smoking Cessation in Primary Care: Implementation of a Proactive Telephone Intervention
(Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 2013-08)
Purpose: To perform a smoking cessation intervention by a nurse practitioner in a primary care setting and assess its effectiveness. Data Sources: The intervention developed was an operationalization of the 5 As from the ...
Proof of concept trial of dronabinol in obstructive sleep apnea
(Frontiers Research Foundation, 2013-01)
Study Objective: Animal data suggest that Δ(9)-TetraHydroCannabinol (Δ(9)THC) stabilizes autonomic output during sleep, reduces spontaneous sleep-disordered breathing, and blocks serotonin-induced exacerbation of sleep ...