Evaluation of a dental office tobacco cessation program: effects on smokeless tobacco use.


We describe a randomized trial designed to evaluate the effectiveness of a smokeless tobacco cessation intervention delivered by dental hygienists as part of a patient's regularly scheduled cleaning visit. Seventy-five practices were randomized to continue their usual care (n=25; 239 smokeless tobacco using patients enrolled) or to receive training to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02895033

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