JOHN W. RICHARDS JR., M.D.
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To the editor: While waiting at the baggage turnstyle in the National Airport in Washington, D.C, I overheard an interesting conversation.
Woman 1: It's really rough when you get to the plane late and have to sit in the nonsmoking section. [She reached for a cigarette and began to light up.]
Woman 2: Yeah, I know what you mean. [She did likewise.]
Woman 1: It's getting worse all the time. They've even banned smoking where I work. If it weren't for Nicorette gum, I'd have to quit smoking.
Woman 2: Hey, that's a great idea. Can you loan me some
RICHARDS JW. Cigarette Smoking and Nicorette Gum. Ann Intern Med. ;106:482–483. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-106-3-482_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1987;106(3):482-483.
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