Short- and Mid-term Effects of Acute Coronary Syndromes on Smoking Behaviour, Factors Affecting Smoking Status and the Family Physicians' Role After Discharge


Alsancak A. D. , Sengezer T., ALSANCAK Y., Dincer G., KIZILTUNÇ E. , Ozkara A.

ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.21, no.6, pp.443-450, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/imj.galenos.2020.70457
  • Title of Journal : ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.443-450

Abstract

Introduction: Cigarette smoking is one of the most important preventable risk factors for atherosclerotic diseases. This study aims to assess the smoking behaviour after acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and aims to delineate the factors affecting smoking status after discharge.