Promoting smoking abstinence in pregnant and postpartum patients: a comparison of 2 approaches.

@article{Lando2001PromotingSA,
  title={Promoting smoking abstinence in pregnant and postpartum patients: a comparison of 2 approaches.},
  author={H. A. Lando and Barbara G Valanis and Edward Lichtenstein and Susan J Curry and Colleen M McBride and P. L. Pirie and Louis C. Grothaus},
  journal={The American journal of managed care},
  year={2001},
  volume={7 7},
  pages={685-93}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the implementation, delivery, and implications for dissemination of 2 different maternal smoking-cessation/relapse-prevention interventions in managed care environments. STUDY DESIGN Healthy Options for Pregnancy and Parenting (HOPP) was a randomized, controlled efficacy trial of an intervention that bypassed the clinical setting. Stop Tobacco for OuR Kids (STORK) was a quasi-experimental effectiveness study of a point-of-service intervention. Both incorporated prenatal… CONTINUE READING