Unplanned attempts to quit smoking: a qualitative exploration.

  title={Unplanned attempts to quit smoking: a qualitative exploration.},
  author={Rachael L Murray and Ann Mcneill and Sarah A. Lewis and John Britton and Tim Coleman},
  volume={105 7},
AIMS To gain a greater understanding of the process of unplanned attempts to quit smoking and the use of support in such attempts. DESIGN Qualitative study using semi-structured interviews with 20 smokers and ex-smokers. SETTING Twenty-four general practices in Nottinghamshire, UK. Participants Smokers and ex-smokers who reported that their most recent attempt to quit smoking was unplanned. MEASUREMENTS Descriptions of the unplanned quit attempts and reported use of support within these… CONTINUE READING