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The "Help Your Patient Stop" initiative. Evaluation of smoking prevalence and dissemination of WHO/UICC guidelines in UK general practice.

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The World Health Organisation and the International Agency against Cancer in 1988 published joint guidelines on smoking cessation for primary health care teams. A booklet entitled Help Your Patient Stop was produced in the United Kingdom as a model for the international dissemination of these guidelines. This booklet was sent to UK general practitioners by post; about 4 weeks later, a random sample of 5000 were asked to complete a postal questionnaire about the booklet and their smoking habit...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-International
Role:
Author
Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
1
Issue:
8649
Pages:
1253-1255
Publication date:
1989-06-05
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:81488513-5ddb-4ed2-b191-842c927e9073
Source identifiers:
430862
Local pid:
pubs:430862

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