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Office on Smoking and Health (US). Women and Smoking: A Report of the Surgeon General. Atlanta (GA): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US); 2001 Mar.

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Abbreviations

  • µg
  • microgram
  • AARP
  • American Association of Retired Persons
  • ABPI
  • ankle brachial pressure index
  • ACCP
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • ACS
  • American Cancer Society
  • AD
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • ADD
  • attention deficit disorder
  • AFexp
  • attributable fraction among persons exposed
  • AHCPR
  • Agency for Health Care Policy and Research
  • AIDS
  • acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  • AMWA
  • American Medical Women's Association
  • APA
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • ASSIST
  • American Stop Smoking Intervention Study
  • AUTS
  • Adult Use of Tobacco Survey
  • BMI
  • body mass index
  • BRFS
  • Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
  • BRFSS
  • Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
  • CASH
  • Cancer and Steroid Hormone Study
  • CDC
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • CEPA
  • California Environmental Protection Agency
  • CHAD
  • Community, Hypertension, Atherosclerosis, and Diabetes Program
  • CHD
  • coronary heart disease
  • CI
  • confidence interval
  • CIN
  • cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
  • CIS
  • Cancer Information Service
  • CIS
  • carcinoma in situ
  • CNS
  • central nervous system
  • CO
  • carbon monoxide
  • COLD
  • chronic obstructive lung disease
  • COMMIT
  • Community Intervention Trial for Smoking Cessation
  • COPD
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • CORIS
  • Coronary Risk Factor Study
  • CPS-I
  • Cancer Prevention Study I
  • CPS-II
  • Cancer Prevention Study II
  • CVD
  • cardiovascular disease
  • CYP1A1
  • cytochrome P-450 1A1
  • DES
  • diethylstilbestrol
  • DHEAS
  • dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate
  • DNA
  • deoxyribonucleic acid
  • DRD4
  • D4 dopamine receptor
  • DSM-III-R
  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, third edition, revised
  • DSM-IV
  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth edition
  • EPA
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • ER
  • estrogen receptor
  • ETS
  • environmental tobacco smoke
  • FCTC
  • Framework Convention for Tobacco Control
  • FDA
  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • FEF25-75
  • forced expiratory flow between 25 and 75 percent of FVC
  • FEV0.75
  • forced expiratory volume in 0.75 second
  • FEV1
  • forced expiratory volume in 1 second
  • FTC
  • Federal Trade Commission
  • FVC
  • forced vital capacity
  • g
  • gram
  • GSTM1
  • glutathione S-transferase M1
  • HCFA
  • Health Care Financing Administration
  • HHANES
  • Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
  • HIV
  • human immunodeficiency virus
  • HIV-1
  • human immunodeficiency virus type 1
  • HMO
  • health maintenance organization
  • HPV
  • human papillomavirus
  • HRT
  • hormone replacement therapy
  • IARC
  • International Agency for Research on Cancer
  • IBD
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • ICD-9
  • International Classification of Diseases, ninth revision
  • IMPACT
  • Initiatives to Mobilize for the Prevention and Control of Tobacco Use
  • INWAT
  • International Network of Women Against Tobacco
  • IUGR
  • intrauterine growth retardation
  • JAMA
  • Journal of the American Medical Association
  • kg
  • kilogram
  • L
  • liter
  • LBW
  • low birth weight
  • LPL
  • lipoprotein lipase
  • m
  • meter
  • MDD
  • major depressive disorder
  • mg
  • milligram
  • MI
  • myocardial infarction
  • mL
  • milliliter
  • mm
  • millimeter
  • mm Hg
  • millimeter of mercury
  • MSA
  • Master Settlement Agreement
  • MTF
  • Monitoring the Future Survey
  • NAB
  • N′-nitrosoanabasine
  • NAT
  • N′-nitrosoanatabine
  • NAT1
  • N-acetyltransferase 1
  • NAT2
  • N-acetyltransferase 2
  • NCHS
  • National Center for Health Statistics
  • NCI
  • National Cancer Institute
  • ng
  • nanogram
  • NHANES
  • National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
  • NHANES II
  • National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey II
  • NHANES III
  • National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III
  • NHIS
  • National Health Interview Survey
  • NHSDA
  • National Household Survey on Drug Abuse
  • NIDA
  • National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • NIOSH
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
  • NNK
  • 4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1- butanone
  • NNN
  • N′-nitrosonornicotine
  • NOW
  • National Organization for Women
  • NRC
  • National Research Council
  • NTTS
  • National Teenage Tobacco Survey
  • NYTS
  • National Youth Tobacco Survey
  • OA
  • osteoarthritis
  • OC
  • oral contraceptive
  • OSH
  • Office on Smoking and Health
  • PAH
  • polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon
  • PD
  • Parkinson's disease
  • PHS
  • U.S. Public Health Service
  • PID
  • pelvic inflammatory disease
  • PPROM
  • preterm premature rupture of the membranes
  • PROM
  • premature rupture of the membranes
  • RA
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • RR
  • relative risk
  • SAMHSA
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • SAMMEC
  • Smoking Attributable Mortality, Morbidity, and Economic Costs
  • SEER
  • Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program
  • SES
  • socioeconomic status
  • SGA
  • small for gestational age
  • SIDS
  • sudden infant death syndrome
  • SLE
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • SMR
  • standardized mortality ratio
  • STD
  • sexually transmitted disease
  • SUDAAN
  • Survey Data Analysis
  • TAPS I
  • Teenage Attitudes and Practices Survey I
  • TAPS II
  • Teenage Attitudes and Practices Survey II
  • TIA
  • transient ischemic attack
  • TSH
  • thyroid-stimulating hormone
  • TSNA
  • tobacco-specific nitrosamine
  • USDHEW
  • U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
  • USDHHS
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • WAGAT
  • Women and Girls Against Tobacco
  • WHO
  • World Health Organization
  • WHR
  • waist-to-hip ratio
  • WIC
  • Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children
  • YPLL
  • years of potential life lost
  • YRBS
  • Youth Risk Behavior Survey
  • YRBSS
  • Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System

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