Meta-analysis of the efficacy of nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation: differences between men and women.

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Gender differences in the efficacy of nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) were examined in a meta-analytical review of 90 effect sizes obtained from a sample of 21 double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized studies. Although NRT was more effective for men than placebo at 3-month, 6-month, and 12-month follow-ups, the benefits of NRT for women were… (More)

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@article{CepedaBenito2004MetaanalysisOT, title={Meta-analysis of the efficacy of nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation: differences between men and women.}, author={Antonio Cepeda-Benito and Jose T. Reynoso and Stephen A Erath}, journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology}, year={2004}, volume={72 4}, pages={712-22} }