Successful implementation of a wellness and tobacco cessation curriculum in psychosocial rehabilitation clubhouses
- Smoke-Free Workplace? Ellis-Knapp, Jody // Alaska Business Monthly;Jun2010, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p20
The article discusses the Tobacco Prevention and Control Program in Alaska. It mentions that it is a statewide program that works to eliminate tobacco use and it works with other entities to help people stop smoking and provide education and information that might prevent people from starting....
- Smoking Characteristics of Adults With Selected Lifetime Mental Illnesses: Results From the 2007 National Health Interview Survey. McClave, Annette K.; McKnight-Eily, Lela R.; Davis, Shane P.; Dube, Shanta R. // American Journal of Public Health;Dec2010, Vol. 100 Issue 12, p2464
Objectives. We estimated smoking prevalence, frequency, intensity, and cessation attempts among US adults with selected diagnosed lifetime mental illnesses. Methods. We used data from the 2007 National Health Interview Survey on 23393 noninstitutionalized US adults to obtain age-adjusted...
- Baby & Me ... Tobacco Free Program. // North Dakota Public Health News;Jul2014, p7
The article reports on the launch of the Baby & Me - Tobacco Free program by the North Dakota Department of Health in 2014. The said program is designed to educate participants about the effects of tobacco use during pregnancy and evidence-based strategies for smoking cessation. The agency funds...
- Run From Your Nasty Habit. Aschwanden, Christie; Cederborg, Laurie // Health (Time Inc. Health);Oct99, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p22
Discusses the link between physical activity and smoking cessation. Details on the study conducted about smoking cessation; Approaches to quit smoking recommended by clinical psychologist Bess Marcus.
- Managing smoking cessation. Coleman, Tim; Lakhani, Mayur; Wilson, Andrew // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);01/16/99, Vol. 318 Issue 7177, p138
Editorial. Focuses on the smoking cessation guidelines issued in Great Britain. Importance of the guidelines; Recommendations for general practitioners; Responsibilities of primary care groups.
- Tobacco control?drawing breath. // Nature Medicine;Aug99, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p851
Focuses on the complacency on implementing tobacco control programs in different countries. Lawsuits against tobacco companies; Incorporation of additives that make cigarettes more addictive; Initiatives of a public advocacy group to control tobacco use.
- Giving Up the Ghost. CUNNINGHAM, LYNN // Walrus;Nov2014, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p54
A personal narrative is presented which explores author's experience of quitting smoking.
- Using the hygiene visit to deliver a tobacco cessation program: Results of a randomized clinical... Severson, Herbert H.; Andrews, Judy A.; Lichtenstein, Edward; Gordon, Judith S.; Barckley, Maureen F. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Jul98, Vol. 129 Issue 7, p993
Examines the effectiveness of advising patients who use tobacco to quit, while highlighting the outcome of clinical trials conducted with tobacco users. Identification of tobacco use as a major cause of deaths in the United States; Effects of tobacco on an individual's health; Findings of a...
- Cost-effectiveness of the clinical practice recommendations in the AHCPR guideline for smoking cessa Cromwell, Jerry; Bartosch, William J. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;12/03/97, Vol. 278 Issue 21, p1759
Reports that the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) published the `Smoking Cessation: Clinical Practice Guideline' in 1996. Identification of efficacious interventions for primary care clinicians and smoking cessation specialty providers; Study to determine the...