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Evaluating three self-help smoking cessation interventions for post-secondary smokers

a randomized controlled trial on six Ontario campuses

by Heather E. Travis

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Published by Brock University, Dept. of Community Health Sciences in St. Catharines, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smoking cessation -- Evaluation.,
  • College students -- Tobacco use.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Heather E. Travis.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23359063M

    In this pilot trial, we developed a brief mindfulness training (brief-MT) intervention on smoking cessation and examined its feasibility and effectiveness in woman smokers in workplaces. A 2-session brief-MT (2-hour each) was used (rather than the standard of 8 weekly group session) (Brewer et al., , Vidrine et al., ) because Hong.   Tobacco smoking is the leading cause of cancer, preventable death, and disability. Smoking cessation can increase life expectancy by nearly a decade if achieved in the third or fourth decades of life. Various stop smoking interventions are available including pharmacotherapies, electronic cigarettes, behavioural support, and alternative therapies. This protocol outlines an .

      n Americans remain a critically underserved group for smoking cessation interventions. This study tested the effectiveness of a tailored, culturally sensitive intervention for African American smokers who called the NCI Cancer Information Service (CIS) for help to quit smoking.   In addition to office-based self-help resources, a growing number of free telephone “quitlines” and Internet-based resources are available for persons who want to quit smoking Table 3.

    Background: A lack of culturally and linguistically appropriate smoking cessation intervention programs exist among Chinese-Canadian communities. Smoking cessation programs that are provided in Canadian mainstream culture and language have shown limited effectiveness in altering smoking behaviours of smokers from these communities. Our study aimed to explore and compare smoking . Smoking Cessation Assignment Help. Smoking cessation interventions are a cost effective method of reducing ill health. Both immediate and long term health benefits are provided by stopping at any age. Smokers ought to be counseled to quit and be offered follow up and help, with accessibility to a smoking cessation clinic for behavioral support.


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Evaluating three self-help smoking cessation interventions for post-secondary smokers by Heather E. Travis Download PDF EPUB FB2

Evaluating three self-help smoking cessation interventions for post-secondary smokers: a randomized controlled trial on six Ontario campuses. By Heather E. Travis. Abstract. Objective. Smoking prevalence is highest among the young adult cohort.

Postsecondary students are no exception. Although many students intend to quit smoking, no research Author: Heather E. Travis. A total of smokers were identified for evaluation at approximately 3, 6, and 12 months after receiving the "Guia." Self-reported quit rates declined from percent at months to percent at 14 months; percent of the sample had a validated quit status by saliva cotinine test at 1 year.

Section A: Cessation Interventions Promoting Health Systems Change The health care system provides multiple opportunities for motivating and helping smokers to quit. 6,8,14,17 More than 80% of smokers see a physician every year, 18 and most smokers want and expect their physicians to talk to them about quitting smoking and are receptive to theirFile Size: KB.

Prevalence of tobacco smoking among the prisoners was %. In the present study, after smoking cessation intervention, 17% showed no change in smoking, % reduced smoking, 16% stopped smoking, and % relapsed (P Cited by: Evaluation of a Minimal Self-Help Smoking Cessation Intervention Following Cervical Cancer Screening ☆ Author links open overlay panel Colleen M.

McBride Ph.D. a b 2 Delia Scholes Ph.D. a b Louis C. Grothaus M.A. a Susan J. Curry Ph.D. a b Evette Ludman Ph.D. a Jennifer Albright M.P.H. Objective The main objective of this study was to determine the effectiveness of smoking cessation interventions (SCIs) for increasing cessation rates in smokers with cerebrovascular disease.

Design Systematic review. Two independent reviewers searched information sources and assessed studies for inclusion/exclusion criteria. Eligibility criteria for included studies Randomised control trials. Interventions to promote and assist smoking cessation include mass media campaigns, advertising bans, fiscal measures and legislation to ban smoking in indoor public areas 5, as well as ‘health‐care interventions’, i.e.

interventions typically delivered or made available to individuals through a country's health‐care system 6. Self-Help: Self -help has been defined as the action or process of bettering oneself or overcoming one's problems without the aid of others.

10 In reference to quitting smoking,self-help refers to taking the initiative to quit and taking action toward cessation without anyone else’s involvement. Self-help is an attractive alternative for individuals who do not feel comfortable receiving.

The interventions largely followed a cognitive behavioral format used for cigarette smoking cessation and provided treatment in group or individual format with a counselor. The most promising results were observed in a multicomponent treatment with an intensive behavioral approach that used cue extinction and a buddy system for support.

Information Elements Central to Process Evaluation Indicators of Inputs/Activities/Outputs Incorporating Process Evaluation Findings into Development of a Web-Based Smoking Cessation Program for level intervention outcomes, making it feasible to conduct outcome evaluations.

Published inthis toolkit will help community tobacco control programs and coalitions assess the impact of local smoke-free laws. The evaluation approaches described in this toolkit and the findings of studies conducted using these approaches may also be useful to stakeholders who are interested in the effects of smoke-free laws, including business organizations (e.g., chambers of.

Among individuals who reported smoking in the prior 30 days at the end of the study (control n =intervention n = ), there was a greater decrease in the number of days smoking from baseline to the final evaluation for intervention (from to days/month, difference — days) compared to control participants (from to The use of the 5 & 3 A's Protocol The 5A’s approach to smoking cessation is the internationally accepted approach to brief intervention in nicotine users.

The 3A's offers a condensed format for such intervention. Brief advice in primary care settings can increase succesful smoking cessation by %. With a quit-smoking plan to guide you, you'll have resources you can lean on when you quit smoking. The more resources you have in place — support groups, nicotine replacement, medications, coaching, your doctor's advice — the more likely you are to quit your smoking.

Siu AL, et al. Behavioral and pharmacotherapy interventions for tobacco smoking cessation in adults, including pregnant women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation statement. Annals of Internal Medicine.

; doi/M Health professionals who receive training in smoking cessation counseling are one-and-a-half to two times more likely to offer smoking cessation interventions to clients.

46 Client quit rates increase when counseling is delivered by a variety of healthcare providers. 2,54 Therefore, entry-level education, specific to preventing and treating. Pregnant smokers attending a local health department WIC clinic were randomly assigned to one of two self-help smoking cessation programs or usual care.

The multiple component program resulted in larger quit rates than usual care during the last month of pregnancy (11 percent vs 3 percent) and postpartum (7 percent vs 0 percent). Achieving quit rates in WIC similar to those in studies. Most of the efforts to reduce teenagers' tobacco addiction have focused on smoking prevention and little on smoking cessation.

A smoking cessation program (TABADO study), associating pharmacologic and cognitive-behavioural strategy, on a particularly vulnerable population (vocational trainees), was developed. This study aims to evaluate the efficacy of the program which. This paper presents analyses of efficacy of self-help CBT for smokers in a community setting.

METHODS Participants. The participants in this study were adult smokers living in a deprived area of North London, UK. The smokers rang a smoking cessation clinic and booked to attend a smoking cessation. Gritz et al. () recruited registered nurses into a self-help smoking cessation programme which was worksite-oriented and report that the continuous abstinence rate (quit at 1, 6 and 12 month follow-up without relapse) was %.

The intervention was based around the American Lung Association's smoking cessation and maintenance manuals. Self-help cessation materials are a common component of most smoking cessation interventions, ranging from brief clinical interventions to community campaigns, but their effectiveness is not often evaluated due to practical difficulties in 'real world settings'.

In particular, there are difficulties with follow-up of recipients and in. Self-help therapy. We reviewed three studies on self-help as a method for smoking cessation.

Lennox et al. evaluated the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of mass-mailing letters encouraging smoking cessation to smokers in a large general medical practice in Scotland, UK.

The additional quitters were gained at a cost of between $Smoking cessation services in primary care, pharmacies, local authorities and workplaces, particularly for manual working groups, pregnant women and hard to reach communities. Gnich W, Sheehy C, Amos A, Bitel M, Platt S.

A Scotland-wide pilot programme of smoking cessation services for young people: process and outcome evaluation. Addiction.