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Title: An evaluation of breath carbon monoxide measurement and its use in the assessment of antismoking health education among coronary heart disease patients
Author: El-Gendawy, Hosny Shaaban Ahmed
Awarding Body: University of Glasgow
Current Institution: University of Glasgow
Date of Award: 1986
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A new method has been validated and used for measuring breath carbon monoxide (CO) as an indicator of success of two health education programmes for the prevention of smoking in patients admitted to the coronary care unit (CCU) in the Western Infirmary in Glasgow. Healthy adults (Ruchill Hospital employees) and Glasgow High School children were used to standardise methods for measuring carbon monoxide and to establish reference ranges for smokers and non-smokers.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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