Smoking cessation treatment for substance misusers in early recovery: a review of the literature and recommendations for practice.

@article{Kalman1998SmokingCT,
  title={Smoking cessation treatment for substance misusers in early recovery: a review of the literature and recommendations for practice.},
  author={David Kalman},
  journal={Substance use & misuse},
  year={1998},
  volume={33 10},
  pages={2021-47}
}
Recent surveys have documented the very high incidence of smoking among treatment populations of alcohol and other drug misusers. While the health risks of smoking are well-documented in the literature, addictions professionals have traditionally been reluctant to address the problem of nicotine dependence with their clients. Recently, researchers have begun to investigate the impact of smoking cessation treatment on substance misusers who are also nicotine dependent. The purpose of this paper… CONTINUE READING