[Efficacy of nurses' on the job training to better advise cessation among hospitalized smokers].

@article{Hasuo2004EfficacyON,
  title={[Efficacy of nurses' on the job training to better advise cessation among hospitalized smokers].},
  author={Seiko Hasuo and Hideo Tanaka and Sachiko Wakisaka and Mihoko Yuasa and Kumiko Tomonari and Akira Oshima},
  journal={[Nihon koshu eisei zasshi] Japanese journal of public health},
  year={2004},
  volume={51 7},
  pages={496-506}
}
OBJECTIVES The article describes the framework of an on-the-job training program for nurses that teaches them how to better advise hospitalized smokers to stop smoking. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of the program. METHODS We corducted an on-the-job training program for 4 years aimed at nurses who worked in 2 of 11 wards in our hospital (training wards). The aim of the training program that we developed was to improve nurses' self-efficacy in advising and supporting… CONTINUE READING