Physicians are a key to encouraging cessation of smoking among people living with HIV/AIDS: a cross-sectional study in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p677
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors on role of physicians to encourage smoking cessation in HIV/AIDS patients in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. It states that a cross-sectional survey was conducted on patients which was analyzed using multiple logistic regression for correlates of smoking and motivation to quit. It mentions that people who experienced physician-delivered smoking status assessment were more willing to quit smoking.


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