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Tobacco: epidemiology, clinic, treatment, prevention and normative regulation

[Lecture. Clinical decisions support]
Karen Amlaev;

This lecture is devoted to the problem of smoking. It describes epidemiology, the history of this harmful habit in the world. The article describes clinic of tobacco dependence and tobacco abstinence, treatment of non-medicinal and medicinal methods of tobacco control and legislative acts that prevent the spread of tobacco dependence on the territory of the Russian Federation.


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Keywords: tobacco smoking, nicotine replacement therapy, tobacco dependence, nicotine, withdrawal syndrome

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