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E-cigarettes and its Benefits to the Smokers

As e-cigarettes become more popular, fewer people are taking up smoking traditional cigarettes. But can e-cigarettes, an electronic nicotine delivery system, help people quit smoking altogether? That was the focus of a recent study led by a Hollings Cancer Center researcher.

Risk Tolerance Amongst Anaesthetists is based on Anaesthesia

Anaesthetists face several choices during a theatre session, if it is safe to continue through the preoperative assessment, and on to the initiation of a anaesthetic technique . The variability in risk tolerance in medicine is not well understood. Parallels are often drawn between aviation and anaesthesia. The aviation industry is perceived as a culturally risk averse, and part of preflight checks involves a decision on whether the flight can operate. This is sometimes termed a go / no-go decision.