Relationship between tobacco smoking and hematological indices among Sudanese smokers

CONCLUSION: Smoking affects hematological parameters; smokers had significantly higher RBCs count, Hb level, WBCs count, Neutrophils, MCH, MCHC, RDW and PDW compared to the non-smoker group. WP smoking caused higher levels of RBCs, Hb, neutrophils, MCH and MCHC. PDW was high in smokers' sub-groups compared to control group, while MPV was lower despite insignificant change In PLTs count.PMID:38178235 | DOI:10.1186/s41043-023-00493-0
Source: Journal of Health, Population, and Nutrition - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: research