Effects of Smoking on Hematological Parameters and Ferritin Levels

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Ciftciler R., Guven A., HAZNEDAROĞLU İ. C., AKSU S.

HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI, vol.57, no.4, pp.372-376, 2019 (ESCI) identifier identifier


Aim: Cigarette smoking is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular diseases, including coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, ischemic heart disease, atherosclerosis, myocardial infarction, and stroke. Our aim was to define possible effects of smoking on hematological parameters as well as ferritin and transferrin saturation.