TITLE

Smoking cessation is focus of publications

PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;12/1/2011, p142
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the "featured Innovations" and "featured QualityTools" sections on smoking/tobacco-use cessation, published in the 28 September 2011 issue of "Health Care Innovations Exchange" available from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
ACCESSION #
69838689

 

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