Predictors of physician's smoking cessation advice.

@article{Frank1991PredictorsOP,
  title={Predictors of physician's smoking cessation advice.},
  author={Erica Frank and Marilyn A. Winkleby and David G. Altman and Beverly Rockhill and Stephen P. Fortmann},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1991},
  volume={266 22},
  pages={3139-44}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the percentage of smokers reporting that a physician had ever advised them to smoke less or to stop smoking, and the effect of time, demographics, medical history, and cigarette dependence on the likelihood that respondents would state that a physician had ever advised them to stop smoking. DESIGN AND SETTING Data were collected from the Stanford Five-City Project, a communitywide health education intervention program. The two treatment and three control cities were… CONTINUE READING