History of depression and smoking cessation outcome: a meta-analysis.

@article{Hitsman2003HistoryOD,
  title={History of depression and smoking cessation outcome: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Brian Hitsman and Belinda Borrelli and Dennis E. McChargue and Bonnie J. Spring and Raymond S. Niaura},
  journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology},
  year={2003},
  volume={71 4},
  pages={
          657-63
        }
}
The authors conducted a meta-analysis of published studies to (a) evaluate the premise that a history of major depression is associated with failure to quit smoking and (b) identify factors that moderate the relationship between history of depression and cessation outcome. Fifteen studies met the selection requirements and were coded for various study methodology and treatment characteristics. DSTAT was used to calculate individual study effect sizes, determine the mean effect size across… 

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