Evid Based Nurs 7:46 doi:10.1136/ebn.7.2.46
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A nurse led smoking cessation intervention increased cessation rates after hospital admission for coronary heart disease

A nurse led smoking cessation intervention v usual care after admission to hospital for coronary heart disease*

Outcome at 12 months Nurse led intervention Usual care RBI (95% CI) NNT (CI)
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI and CI calculated from data in article.
Smoking cessation 57% 37% 53% (15 to 105) 5 (3 to 16)

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