Smokers with financial stress are more likely to want to quit but less likely to try or succeed: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey.

@article{Siahpush2009SmokersWF,
  title={Smokers with financial stress are more likely to want to quit but less likely to try or succeed: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey.},
  author={Mohammad Siahpush and Hua-Hie Yong and Ron Borland and Jessica L. Reid and David M. Hammond},
  journal={Addiction},
  year={2009},
  volume={104 8},
  pages={1382-90}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the association of financial stress with interest in quitting smoking, making a quit attempt and quit success. DESIGN AND PARTICIPANTS The analysis used data from 4984 smokers who participated in waves 4 and 5 (2005-07) of the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey, a prospective study of a cohort of smokers in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. MEASUREMENT The outcomes were interest in quitting at wave 4, making a quit attempt… CONTINUE READING