Latest News

Cost-effectiveness of smoking cessation counseling during hospitalization shown in study

The cost-effectiveness of the Ottawa Model for Smoking Cessation, an intervention that includes in-hospital counseling, pharmacotherapy and post-hospital follow-up, has been demonstrated compared to usual care among smokers hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction, unstable angina, heart failure, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • A strong welfare state mitigates the impact of the Great Recession

  • Costs to treat bleeding strokes increases 10 years later

  • For brain hemorrhage, risk of death lower at high-volume hospitals

  • Nursery places for three-year-olds: introduction of free entitlement did not deliver long-term benefits for children?s development, new research finds

  • Boosting use of multi-sensory environments in dementia care

  • Clot dissolver tpa's tardy twin could aid in stroke recovery

  • Exposure therapy appears helpful in treating patients with prolonged grief

  • Omega 3 can help children with ADD, experts say

  • Music therapy reduces depression in children, adolescents

  • Teens whose parents exert more psychological control have trouble with closeness, independence

  •