COMBINING TELEHEALTH AND E-LEARNING: A CASE STUDY IN SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAMMING
- An online survey of cigarette use in college students: Using demographic information to influence health education, prevention and intervention efforts. D'Abundo, Michelle Lee; Marinaro, Laura Marie; Fiala, Kelly Ann // ICHPER -- SD Journal of Research in Health, Physical Education, ;Fall/Winter2009, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p6
The purpose of this study was to compare the demographic characteristics of undergraduate smokers and non-smokers at a midsized, Mid-Atlantic university using a online survey. Five hundred ten students (77.7% response rate) participated. Data analysis revealed major, year, and athlete status...
- A Case-Based Clinician Training Program for Treating Tobacco Use in College Students. Halperin, Abigail C.; Thompson, L. Anne; Hymer, Jennifer C.; Peterson, Amber K.; Thompson, Beti // Public Health Reports;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 121 Issue 5, p557
Tobacco use rates are high among college students, and while many of them try to quit every year, only a small percentage are successful at maintaining abstinence. Most colleges have campus health centers that offer treatment for tobacco cessation, but few students access these resources. Little...
- Smoking cessation: a new approach. // World of Irish Nursing & Midwifery;Sep2013, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p28
No abstract available.
- A Study on the Impact of Learning Management Systems on Students of a University College in Sultanate of Oman. Nair, C. Sarachandran; Patil, Rajendra // International Journal of Computer Science Issues (IJCSI);Mar2012, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p379
Sultanate of Oman is one of the great countries in the Middle East with rapid progress in education with advanced teaching and learning technologies. The University colleges in Oman have introduced the latest e-Learning Management Systems in order to keep the pace of the technological revolution...
- Internet offers new patient connections. Beal, Eileen // Crain's Cleveland Business;3/5/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p22
The article reports on the use of the Internet in patient education. Susan Wentz, co-director of NetWellness, an online health information site said that right now they are at the frontier stage of using the Internet for patient education, but it will become a natural and integrated part of the...
- Nurses urged to encourage â€˜quittersâ€™ ahead of No Smoking Day. // Nurse Prescribing;2015, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p66
No abstract available.
- UKeU to teach Inland Revenue how to e-learn. // IT Training;Oct2003, p5
UkeU, the government-backed firm that provides online courses from Great Britain universities to students and organisations worldwide, has won a contract to provide e-learning skills to around 70,000 Inland Revenue staff. UKeU will develop and deliver a bespoke Web-based programme that will...
- The potential of shame as a message appeal in antismoking television advertisements. Amonini, Claudia; Pettigrew, Simone; Clayforth, Cassandra // Tobacco Control;Sep2015, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p436
Background As smoking is increasingly de-normalised, different messages may become more appropriate for use in tobacco control advertisements to reflect the changing social environment. To date, more commonly used messages have included fear appeals relating to physical health and guilt appeals...
- Thousands signed up for Stoptober in Wales. // Community Practitioner;Dec2013, Vol. 86 Issue 12, p7
The article informs about the anti-smoking campaign, Stoptober, launched by Dr. Ruth Hussey, Chief Medical Officer for Wales, which was signed up by almost 14,000 smokers in Wales.