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dc.contributor.authorDeane, Kristeneng
dc.contributor.authorStevermer, James J.eng
dc.contributor.authorHickner, Johneng
dc.date.issued2008-09eng
dc.description.abstractPerform spirometry on patients who smoke -- even if they're asymptomatic -- and show them their lung age that is, the average age of a nonsmoker with a forced expiratory volume at 1 second (FEV1) equal to theirs. Doing so can help patients kick the habit. Strength of recommendation B: Based on a single well-done randomized controlled trial (RCT).eng
dc.identifier.citationJournal of Family Practice, 57(9) 2008: 584-586.eng
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10355/5422eng
dc.languageEnglisheng
dc.publisherFamily Physicians Inquiries Networkeng
dc.relation.ispartofPriority Updates to Research Literature (PURLs)eng
dc.relation.ispartofcommunityUniversity of Missouri-Columbia. School of Medicine. Department of Family and Community Medicine. Family Physicians Inquiries Networkeng
dc.source.urihttp://data.memberclicks.com/site/fpin/60092008%20Lung%20age%20Sept%2008.pdfeng
dc.subjectbiomarkerseng
dc.subject.lcshSpirometryeng
dc.subject.lcshSmoking -- Adverse effectseng
dc.subject.lcshSmoking -- Physiological aspectseng
dc.subject.lcshSmoking Cessationeng
dc.titleHelp smokers quit: Tell them their “lung age”eng
dc.typeArticleeng


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