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Incentives for smoking cessation.
BACKGROUND Financial incentives, monetary or vouchers, are widely used in an attempt to precipitate, reinforce and sustain behaviour change, including smoking cessation. They have been used inExpand
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A systematic review of low back pain and sciatica patients' expectations and experiences of health care.
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Previous systematic reviews of patients' experience of health services have used mixed qualitative and quantitative studies. This review focused on qualitative studies, which areExpand
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The impact of offering a relatives' clinic on the satisfaction of the next-of-kin of critical care patients-a prospective time-interrupted trial.
BACKGROUND Families have been shown to be dissatisfied with the frequency of doctor communication in the Critical Care setting. Discussions with families are often conducted in an ad-hoc fashion. WeExpand
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The Experience of Long-Term Opiate Maintenance Treatment and Reported Barriers to Recovery: A Qualitative Systematic Review
Background/Aim: To inform understanding of the experience of long-term opiate maintenance and identify barriers to recovery. Methods: A qualitative systematic review. Results: 14 studies in 17Expand
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A Qualitative Exploration of the Role of Vape Shop Environments in Supporting Smoking Abstinence
E-cigarettes are the most popular method of quitting smoking in England and most are purchased in specialist vape shops. This qualitative study explores how the vape shop environment is experiencedExpand
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Perception of need and barriers to access: the mental health needs of young people attending a Youth Offending Team in the UK.
This study used a mixed methodology with young offenders attending a Youth Offending Service to identify, with regard to mental health problems, perceptions of level of need, experiences of and viewsExpand
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Four groups of illicit substance users amongst the adult ‘hidden’ non-problematic community
This paper describes and distinguishes between adult drug users’ perceptions of their own drug use. Focusing on ‘non-problematic’ (non-addicted) users over the age of 25 amongst a non-agencyExpand
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Postpartum smoking relapse--a thematic synthesis of qualitative studies.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Many women quit smoking during pregnancy, but relapse after the baby is born. To understand why and identify ways of preventing this, this study reviewed the qualitativeExpand
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Treatment retention, drug use and social functioning outcomes in those receiving 3 months versus 1 month of supervised opioid maintenance treatment. Results from the Super C randomized controlled
AIM Supervised consumption of opioid maintenance treatment (OMT) is standard in many drug centres reducing drug diversion, but is costly. We aimed to determine whether supervised consumption of OMTExpand
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Experiencing mental health diagnosis: a systematic review of service user, clinician, and carer perspectives across clinical settings.
Receiving a mental health diagnosis can be pivotal for service users, and it has been described in both positive and negative terms. What influences service-user experience of the diagnostic processExpand
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