Comparing primary care physicians' smoking cessation counseling techniques to motivational interviewing.


OBJECTIVES This study examined the degree of similarity between motivational interviewing (MI) methods and smoking cessation techniques that are routinely used by primary care physicians. Its purpose was to inform the development of more effective MI-based health behavior change training programs for primary care physicians. METHODS Visits to primary care… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ADM.0b013e3182879cc5


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