The relationship between a history of depression and adherence to a multicomponent smoking-cessation program.

@article{Ginsberg1997TheRB,
  title={The relationship between a history of depression and adherence to a multicomponent smoking-cessation program.},
  author={Jill P. Ginsberg and Robert C. Klesges and Karen C Johnson and L H Eck and Andrew W. Meyers and S A Winders},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  year={1997},
  volume={22 6},
  pages={783-7}
}
The purpose of this study was to determine whether a history of depression in female smokers (age 18-65) who did not self-report any current depression was associated with adherence to a multisession, multicomponent smoking-cessation program. Participants in a 13-week cognitive-behavioral group program plus random assignment to nicotine gum, appetite suppressant gum, or placebo chewing gum were grouped by depressive-history and compared on attendance, average expired carbon monoxide after… CONTINUE READING