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QD: News Every Day--What to tell patients when they gain weight while quitting smoking

Weight gain that occurred following smoking cessation was not associated with a reduction in the benefits of quitting smoking on CVD risk among adults without diabetes," the authors wrote. ... This supports a net cardiovascular benefit of smoking
July 2021

QD: News Every Day--Get cancer, keep smoking, what does it take to quit?

QD: News Every Day--Get cancer, keep smoking, what does it take to quit? ... Because CT scanning is becoming more prevalent for lung cancer screening, and earlier detection could lead to less mortality, the issue of smoking cessation will become even
July 2021

Examining the annual exam

Those same authorities, Cochrane and Task Force, have found clearly in favor of smoking cessation advice by a clinician. ... If, for instance, an annual reminder from a physician is part of the reason someone quits smoking, that won't show up on any
July 2021

CMS expands tobacco cessation counseling, focuses on audits

99406: Smoking and tobacco use cessation counseling visit; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes up to 10 minutes. ... 99407: Smoking and tobacco use cessation counseling visit; intensive, greater than 10 minutes.
November 2010

Clearing up confusion over Medicare coverage for vaccines

Q: I read about the new codes for smoking cessation counseling and substance abuse screening and brief intervention services in the February 2008 ACP Internist. ... Physician documentation should reflect both the work associated with the smoking
March 2008

Requiem for ABC David

heart failure, plus the other things that we think should be done on everyone who is admitted to the hospital including vaccination for flu and pneumonia, smoking cessation, prevention of blood ... If the powers that be want me to remember to vaccinate
July 2021

Back to school

Like not picking up smoking, as a major example. With students, the die is not yet cast.
July 2021

QD: News Every Day--states balancing doctor shortages, smoking funding and H1N1

But, the states aren't funding smoking cessation efforts like they should. ... AP). Smoking cessation. While states collected record amounts of revenue from the 1998 settlement with tobacco companies ($25.1 billion this year) they are spending less of it
July 2021

Chantix should not be withdrawn

Though other agents are available, Chantix or varenicline is the most effective agent to assist in smoking cessation. ... However, because Pfizer compared Chantix to bupropion (the only other pill indicated for smoking cessation, but also used for
July 2021

Primary care and the NEJM

smoking cessation.
July 2021

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