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—As is typical of for-profit managed care, Dr Cann dismisses the profit motive in the first paragraph and then hides within the citadel of managed care principles for the remainder of his letter. Our Commentary did not attack managed care principles, and we do not advocate wasting...
—To test the hypothesis that symposia on environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) are more likely to present unbalanced data and be authored by tobacco industry—affiliated individuals than journal articles on ETS. To compare the publication records and affiliations of authors of symposia...
—To assess transdermal nicotine use patterns and outcomes in a population of low-income older smokers.
—A 6-month telephone follow-up survey of smokers filling prescriptions for transdermal nicotine in the first 3 months of 1992.
—Our article stated that USAID and PAHO were the main organizations to respond quickly to the new situation in 1990. We also mentioned USAID's valuable support for family planning, provision of essential medicines, and responses to regional emergencies. The letter from Dr Ballantyne...
IT'S NO LONGER "smoke 'em if you've got 'em" in the US military, which hopes to be tobacco-free early next century.
Many an enlisted service member has heard a noncommissioned officer use the phrase in giving permission to smoke a cigarette during a break in military activity. Now, with stronger...
To the Editor.
—In their review of addiction medicine, Drs Franklin and Frances1 highlight recent research on nicotine addiction. Clearly, information on why people smoke is needed if public health efforts to improve the health of the nation are to succeed. Several studies are cited, among...
—Drs Davis and Chapman, whose contributions to the debate on the toxic effects of tobacco smoke have been notable, correctly quote me as wanting to ensure publication of "rational criticism" of the articles we put into print. They then suggest that in my anxiety to seem fair, I ignore...
Establishing causation of disease has been one of Alfred Evans' major concerns throughout his distinguished career. In this personalized and interesting monograph he brings historical perspective to his thoughts on determining whether a particular agent or factor causes a particular disease or...
SAN FRANCISCO'S antismoking ordinance, which went into effect at the beginning of this month, is being challenged in a California court by the Philip Morris Co and some of the city's hotel and tavern operators.
The ordinance now bans smoking in offices and would ban smoking in restaurants after...
THE TOBACCO industry claims it does not want children to smoke. However, tobacco control experts point to tobacco advertisements and promotional items that they say have great appeal to children (clockwise beginning on top). From early years on, candy cigarettes and realistic toy cigarettes...
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