Using the internet to assist smoking prevention and cessation in schools: a randomized, controlled trial.

@article{Norman2008UsingTI,
  title={Using the internet to assist smoking prevention and cessation in schools: a randomized, controlled trial.},
  author={Cameron D. Norman and Oonagh Maley and Xiaoqiang Li and Harvey A. Skinner},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={799-810}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of a classroom-based, Web-assisted tobacco intervention addressing smoking prevention and cessation with adolescents. DESIGN A two-group randomized control trial with 1,402 male and female students in grades 9 through 11 from 14 secondary schools in Toronto, Canada. Participants were randomly assigned to a tailored Web-assisted tobacco intervention or an interactive control condition task conducted during a single classroom session with e-mail follow-up. The… CONTINUE READING