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Nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation.

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BACKGROUND: The aim of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) is to replace nicotine from cigarettes. This reduces withdrawal symptoms associated with smoking cessation to help resist the urge to smoke cigarettes. OBJECTIVES: The aims of this review were to determine the effectiveness of the different forms of nicotine replacement therapy (chewing gum, transdermal patches, nasal spray, inhalers and tablets) in achieving abstinence from cigarettes; to determine whether the effect is influenced by...

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10.1002/14651858.cd000146

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Issue:
2
Pages:
CD000146
Publication date:
2000-01-01
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EISSN:
1469-493X
Source identifiers:
110950
Language:
English
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pubs:110950
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uuid:119209f0-d554-4ee0-8db3-9dd0af04ee9c
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pubs:110950
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2013-02-20

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