Successes and failures in resisting cigarettes affect partner support for smoking cessation.

OBJECTIVE Potential support providers may rely on observable behaviours (e.g. resisting a cigarette vs. smoking) to determine how much and what kind of support to provide. We evaluated the effect of smokers' salient behaviour on partners' likelihood of providing positive and negative support. DESIGN Partners of smokers (N = 131) were randomly assigned to… (More)