TITLE

Texting an unlikely tool in smoking cessation

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Drugs & Alcohol Today;Dec2005, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the outcome of a clinical trial in New Zealand involving the use of text messaging in smoking cessation programs. Background on the text messages received by young smokers participating in the study; Comparison of quit rates between two groups of smokers; Implications of the results for the adoption of the method for public health interventions.
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20499881

 

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