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Emergency Medicine International
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 935139, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/935139
Research Article

Smoking, Cardiac Symptoms, and an Emergency Care Visit: A Mixed Methods Exploration of Cognitive and Emotional Reactions

1Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Health Behavior Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
2Departments of Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
3Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
4Department of Psychology, Stonehill College, Easton, MA 02357, USA
5Division of Clinical Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
6Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
7Department of Emergency Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
8Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8097, USA

Received 2 February 2012; Revised 20 May 2012; Accepted 12 July 2012

Academic Editor: Lisa Kurland

Copyright © 2012 Karyn A. Tappe et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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