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Visar resultat 6 - 10 av 26 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Snus.

  1. 6. Towards a tobacco-free generation. A study on the tobacco habits of adolescents: when, why and who?

    Författare :Ingrid Edvardsson; Allmänmedicin och samhällsmedicin; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adolescents; smoking; snus use; health promotion; prevention; tobacco-free;

    Sammanfattning : Why adolescents are using tobacco is a large and complex issue. There are factors on society, group and individual levels that affect the youngsters. The norms and attitudes in their surrounding, as well as the tobacco habits of parents and friends, are important when it comes to affecting adolescents to start using tobacco or abstain from it. LÄS MER

  2. 7. Health effects of snus use : cardiovascular diseases, weight gain and obesity

    Författare :Jenny Hansson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : Use of snus is most prevalent in Nordic countries, and especially in Sweden, where 18% of men and 3% of women are daily users. Snus is also used to a minor extent in the United States where an increasing interest is seen for the product. LÄS MER

  3. 8. Effects of cigarettes, e-cigarettes and Swedish snus on vascular function

    Författare :Lukasz Antoniewicz; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : Cigarette smoking is considered one of the leading causes of preventable morbidity and premature death worldwide. A large portion of this is attributable to cardiovascular disease such as ischemic heart disease and stroke. LÄS MER

  4. 9. Oral mucosal lesions, tobacco use and the long-term outcome in a Swedish population

    Författare :Ann Roosaar; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Follow up; mortality; oral lichen; oral leukoplakia; smokeless tobacco; smoking; snus; oral cancer; population-based;

    Sammanfattning : The overall objectives of this thesis were to study the natural history for Oral Lichen (OLL), Oral Leukoplakia (OL) and Snus Induced Lesions (SIL) and to correlate cancer and mortality among users and non-users of Swedish moist snuff (snus) The population sub-sample comprised a historic cohort of 20,333 individuals, established in 1973-74. At the time for follow-up, data on 20,212 wore still available. LÄS MER

  5. 10. The impact of tobacco use on postoperative complications

    Författare :David Lindström; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Smoking; snus; obesity; postoperative complication; appendectomy; hernia; smoking cessation; cohort studies; randomised controlled trials.;

    Sammanfattning : In almost every field of surgery, there have been several reports of an increased frequency of wound healing complications among smokers. There is also evidence of a dramatic drop in the complication rate if a smoking cessation intervention is started 6 8 weeks ahead of orthopaedic surgery. LÄS MER