TITLE

The association between failed quit attempts and increased levels of psychological distress in smokers in a large New Zealand cohort

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p598
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs on a research conducted to study the relationship between psychological distress and smoking status and smoking cessation status. It is mentioned that the data from the Surveys of Families, Income and Employment from New Zealand conducted between 2004 and 2005 was used. It was found that smokers face higher levels of psychological distress as compare to never smokers and unsuccessful quitters face much higher psychological problems.
ACCESSION #
65252140

 

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