Smoking cessation: acute physiology
Clinical - Respiratory/Pulmonary
4-6 weeks immune and metabolic function normalize, 12 weeks for an improvement in mucociliary transport and small airway function.
Smoking Cessation: Acute Physiology
Roizen MF, Fleisher LA. Anesthetic Implications of Concurrent Diseases. Chapter 35. (Section: Disorders of the Respiratory and Immune Systems, Subsection: General Preoperative and Preprocedure Considerations) In: Miller Anesthesia. 7th edition. Saunders; 2009.
See also Smoking cessation: Acute effects
See also Smoking cessation: P50 effect