Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Comparing an opt-out to an opt-in approach for smoking cessation in VA primary care clinics|
Scott E. Sherman
||New York, NY
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||Health Services R&D
|| August 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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ABSTRACT Smoking is the leading preventable cause of death in the US, and health care systems are able to reach a large number of smokers and effectively engage them into evidence based tobacco treatment. Effective cessation approaches include medications and behavioral treatment (including face-to-face counseling, telephone counseling and text messaging). While delivery of smoking cessation medications has increased, it has proven more difficult to increase the delivery of behavioral treatment...
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