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The Illness Management and Recovery program: rationale, development, and preliminary findings.
The Illness Management and Recovery (IMR) program was developed based on a comprehensive review of research on teaching illness self-management strategies to clients with schizophrenia and otherExpand
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Total smoking bans in psychiatric inpatient services: a survey of perceived benefits, barriers and support among staff
BackgroundThe introduction of total smoking bans represents an important step in addressing the smoking and physical health of people with mental illness. Despite evidence indicating the importanceExpand
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The impact of a smoke-free psychiatric hospitalization on patient smoking outcomes: a systematic review
Objective: Smoke-free policies have been introduced in inpatient psychiatric facilities in most developed nations. Such a period of supported abstinence during hospitalization may impact smokingExpand
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Motivational interviewing among psychiatric in‐patients with substance use disorders
Baker A, Lewin T, Reichler H, Clancy R, Carr V, Garrett R, Sly K, Devir H, Terry M. Motivational interviewing among psychiatric in‐patients with substance use disorders. Acta Psychiatr Scand 2002:Expand
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Evaluation of a motivational interview for substance use within psychiatric in-patient services.
AIMS To assess the effectiveness of a motivational interview among hospitalized psychiatric patients with comorbid substance use disorder in reducing alcohol and other drug (AOD) use. DESIGNExpand
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Readiness to Quit Smoking and Quit Attempts Among Australian Mental Health Inpatients
Introduction: Mental health inpatients smoke at higher rates than general population smokers. However, provision of nicotine-dependence treatment in inpatient settings is low, with barriers to theExpand
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A randomised controlled trial linking mental health inpatients to community smoking cessation supports: A study protocol
BackgroundMental health inpatients smoke at higher rates than the general population and are disproportionately affected by tobacco dependence. Despite the advent of smoke free policies within mentalExpand
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Smoking restrictions and treatment for smoking: policies and procedures in psychiatric inpatient units in Australia.
OBJECTIVE Tobacco smoking is the leading preventable cause of death and disease in Australia. Even though smoking prevalence in the general population has been reduced (20% smoke), prevalence ratesExpand
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Impact of a postdischarge smoking cessation intervention for smokers admitted to an inpatient psychiatric facility: a randomized controlled trial.
INTRODUCTION Persons with a mental disorder smoke at higher rates and suffer disproportionate tobacco-related burden compared with the general population. The aim of this study was to determine if aExpand
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Efficacy of a universal smoking cessation intervention initiated in inpatient psychiatry and continued post-discharge: A randomised controlled trial
Objective: Interventions are required to redress the disproportionate tobacco-related health burden experienced by persons with a mental illness. This study aimed to assess the efficacy of aExpand
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