A randomized trial of a family physician intervention for smoking cessation.

Abstract

We assessed the impact of three conditions on one-year smoking cessation rates. Physicians in 70 community general practices were randomly allocated by practice to one of three groups: In the usual care group, smoking patients were to receive the care they normally would receive. In the gum only group, physicians were asked to speak to patients about… (More)

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@article{Wilson1988ART, title={A randomized trial of a family physician intervention for smoking cessation.}, author={D. M. Wilson and D Wayne Taylor and J. R. Gilbert and Jason Best and E. Lindsay and Dennis G Willms and J. Singer}, journal={JAMA}, year={1988}, volume={260 11}, pages={1570-4} }