Text Messaging-Based Interventions for Smoking Cessation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@inproceedings{ScottSheldon2016TextMI,
  title={Text Messaging-Based Interventions for Smoking Cessation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Lori A J Scott-Sheldon and Ryan Lantini and Ernestine G Jennings and Herpreet Thind and Rochelle K. Rosen and Elena Salmoirago-Blotcher and Beth C Bock},
  booktitle={JMIR mHealth and uHealth},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Tobacco use is one of the leading preventable global health problems producing nearly 6 million smoking-related deaths per year. Interventions delivered via text messaging (short message service, SMS) may increase access to educational and support services that promote smoking cessation across diverse populations. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this meta-analysis is to (1) evaluate the efficacy of text messaging interventions on smoking outcomes, (2) determine the robustness of the… CONTINUE READING
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