Smoking cessation among African Americans: what we know and do not know about interventions and self-quitting.

@article{Pederson2000SmokingCA,
  title={Smoking cessation among African Americans: what we know and do not know about interventions and self-quitting.},
  author={Linda L. Pederson and Jasjit S. Ahluwalia and Kari Jo Harris and G Mcgrady},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={
          23-38
        }
}
BACKGROUND Many studies on cessation interventions and self-quitting have been conducted, but few have focused on African Americans. The purpose of this review was to critically evaluate the available studies and make recommendations for future research. METHODS Articles published from 1988 to 1998 were collected using Medline and other data bases, as well as personal communication. Studies were divided into two categories: evaluations of specific cessation interventions and examinations of… CONTINUE READING

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