Journal: Drug Invention Today

Article Id: JPRS-P col-00003449
Title: Prevalence of infertility among smoking men – A survey
Category: Pharmaceutics
Section: Research Article
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    Introduction: Smoking has been connected to a horde of antagonistic well-being results, including cardiovascular malady, respiratory sickness, and malignancy of the lungs, bladder, cervix, throat, kidney, pancreas, and stomach. Smoking is a notable hazard factor of regenerative well-being. Materials and Methods: A questionnaire survey was conducted through 100 smoking men. The questionnaire includes smoking habit, period of smoking, and awareness of the effects of smoking habit in sperm functions. Results: From the survey, we found that 59.4% of the male populace smokes, 31.1% were smoking for over 6 years, and 61.3% of the smoking men are unaware that smoking causes infertility. Conclusion: From the survey, we conclude that awareness toward smoking habits and its effects on infertility should be created among smoking population.

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    Sharwini Baskar1 , Dinesh Premavathy2 *

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    1 Department of Anatomy, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,

    2 Department of Anatomy, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

    *Corresponding author: Dr. Dinesh Premavathy, Department of Anatomy, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, 162, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai - 600 077, Tamil Nadu, India.

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    Sharwini Baskar1 , Dinesh Premavathy2 *

    Title:Prevalence of infertility among smoking men – A survey
    Journal:Drug Invention Today
    Vol(issue):12 (April)
    Year:2019
    Page No: (851-853)
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    Methodology: A questionnaire based survey
    Research Materials:100 smoking men

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Infertility Smoking Sperm

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