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Stage-based interventions for smoking cessation.

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BACKGROUND: The transtheoretical model is the most widely known of several stage-based theories of behaviour. It proposes that smokers move through a discrete series of motivational stages before they quit successfully. These are precontemplation (no thoughts of quitting), contemplation (thinking about quitting), preparation (planning to quit in the next 30 days), action (quitting successfully for up to six months), and maintenance (no smoking for more than six months). According to this inf...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Volume:
11
Issue:
11
Pages:
CD004492
Publication date:
2010-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
Source identifiers:
93219
Language:
English
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pubs:93219
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uuid:3cb7efae-5fd5-48a0-9efb-c18a7e84227a
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pubs:93219
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2012-12-19

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