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An examination of user costs in relation to smokers using a cessation service based in the UK

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Smoking cessation services provide support to smokers who desire to quit. Published studies to date have looked at the cost and benefit of service provision but typically focus on clinical trial data. Using routinely collected observational data, this study examined the costs involved in providing a service in terms of average health care expenditure per successful quit attempt in addition to population – level cost-effectiveness measures.

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12913-018-2985-1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Keble College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-9529-1685
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Said Business School
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Health Services Research Journal website
Volume:
18
Issue:
1
Pages:
182
Publication date:
2018-03-15
Acceptance date:
2018-03-07
DOI:
EISSN:
1472-6963
ISSN:
1472-6963
Pmid:
29544477
Source identifiers:
830311
Language:
English
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pubs:830311
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uuid:f8b62b7d-0230-4e72-b2bc-8cdce00b8edb
Local pid:
pubs:830311
Deposit date:
2018-06-08

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