Pilot Study Results from a Brief Intervention to Create Smoke-Free Homes

@inproceedings{Kegler2012PilotSR,
  title={Pilot Study Results from a Brief Intervention to Create Smoke-Free Homes},
  author={Michelle C Kegler and Cam Escoffery and Lucja T Bundy and Carla J Berg and Regine Haardoerfer and Debbie Yembra and G L Schauer},
  booktitle={Journal of environmental and public health},
  year={2012}
}
Very few community-based intervention studies have examined how to effectively increase the adoption of smoke-free homes. A pilot study was conducted to test the feasibility, acceptability, and short-term outcomes of a brief, four-component intervention for promoting smoke-free home policies among low-income households. We recruited forty participants (20 smokers and 20 nonsmokers) to receive the intervention at two-week intervals. The design was a pretest-posttest with follow-up at two weeks… CONTINUE READING

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