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McGorrian, C and Lonergan, Moira and Kelleher, Cecily and Daly, Leslie and Fitzpatrick, Patricia (2010) Predictors of successful smoking cessation in a family practice-based cardiovascular risk factor intervention program: 'real-world' experience from the Heartwatch Program. Journal of Smoking Cessation , 5 , (2) , pp. 151-157.


In conclusion, high levels of smoking cessation were achieved in this secondary prevention population of persistent smokers. Associates of successful smoking cessation were identified. Specific stop-smoking strategies should be considered for those subpopulations less likely to quit.

Item Type:Article
Date:2010
Page Range:pp. 151-157
Publisher:Cambridge University Press
Volume:5
Number:2
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Accession Number:HRB (Not in collection)
Subjects:B Substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking)
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Risk and protective factors > Risk factors
T Demographic characteristics > Doctor
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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