rss
Evid Based Nurs 7:83 doi:10.1136/ebn.7.3.83
  • Treatment

A nurse managed smoking cessation and relapse prevention programme did not reduce smoking rates at 12 months beyond rates achieved by usual care in women with cardiovascular disease

Nurse managed, cognitive behavioural, smoking cessation and relapse prevention programme (intervention) v usual care in women admitted to hospital with cardiovascular disease*

Outcome at 12 months Intervention Usual care RBI (95% CI) NNT
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.
7 day point prevalence for non-smoking 48% 42% 14% (−14 to 51) Not significant

This Article

Free Sample

This recent issue is free to all users to allow everyone the opportunity to see the full scope and typical content of EBN.
View free sample issue >>

EBN Journal Chat

The EBN Journal Chat offers readers the opportunity to participate in discussion about research articles and commentaries from Evidence Based Nursing (EBN).

How to participate >>

Don't forget to sign up for content alerts so you keep up to date with all the articles as they are published.

Navigate This Article