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Differential efficacy of nicotine replacement among overweight and obese women smokers.

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Introduction Rates of obesity are higher among more dependent smokers and 37-65% of smokers seeking cessation treatment are overweight or obese. Overweight or obese smokers may possess metabolic and neurobiological features that contribute to difficulty achieving cessation using front-line nicotine replacement products. Attention to factors that facilitate effective cessation treatment in this vulnerable population is needed to significantly reduce mortality risk among overweight and obese sm...

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10.1093/ntr/ntu256

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
Nicotine and tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
Publication date:
2014-12-05
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EISSN:
1469-994X
ISSN:
1462-2203
URN:
uuid:24ffd65d-beff-4a06-be7c-c811c663ae0e
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493300
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pubs:493300

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